1. near one's knee
2. (by) one's side; (at) one's hand
3. place under the protection (of one's parents, etc.); (under) the care (of)
4. territory of a powerful personOnly applies to ひざもと, See also お膝元
5. address used after the names of one's parents, grandparents, etc. in a letterOnly applies to しっか
膝下 【ひざもと】、ひざ元 【ひざもと】、膝許 【ひざもと】、膝下 【しっか】
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