Jisho

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Words — 230 found

Noun
1. origin; sourceusu. 元
  • けんせい憲政
  • きき危機
  • はじ始まった
  • このような
  • じょうきょう状況
  • もと
  • であった
  • It was under these circumstances that the constitutional crisis began.
2. base; basis; foundation; rootesp. 基
  • この
  • システム
  • もと
  • せいと生徒
  • こうたい交替
  • おし教え
  • あい
  • おたがお互いに
  • たすけあ助け合わ
  • なければなりません
  • The basis of this system is that the students must take turns in teaching, they have to help each other.
3. causealso 因, 原
  • その
  • じむいん事務員
  • かろう過労
  • もと
  • 死んだ
  • The clerk died from overwork.
4. ingredient; materialesp. 素
5. (somebody's) side; (somebody's) locationOnly applies to 元
  • かれ
  • なぜ
  • つま
  • かれ彼の
  • もと
  • 去った
  • わからなかった
  • He had no idea why his wife left him.
6. original cost (or capital, principal, etc.)
7. (plant) root; (tree) trunk
8. first section of a wakaSee also 和歌
Counter
9. counter for blades of grass, tree trunks, etc., and for falcons (in falconry)Only applies to 本
Noun
10. handle (chopsticks, brush, etc.); grip
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11. BookA book is a set of written, printed, illustrated, or blan... Read more
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本 【もと】素 【もと】基 【もと】
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Noun, No-adjective, Adverbial noun, Noun - used as a prefix
1. former; ex-; past; one-time
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旧 【もと】故 【もと】
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Noun
1. unknown (e.g. in an equation)Mathematics
2. element (of a set)Mathematics
3. yuan (monetary unit of China)
4. Yuan dynasty (China)
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5. Yuan
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Noun
1. yuan (monetary unit of China)Usually written using kana alone, See also 元 げん, From Chinese
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Noun, No-adjective
1. chemical element
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2. Chemical elementA chemical element is a pure chemical substance consistin... Read more
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原素 【げんそ】
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Adverb, No-adjective
1. originally; by nature; from the startUsually written using kana alone
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本々 【もともと】元元 【もともと】本本 【もともと】
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Adverbial noun
1. originally; primarily; essentially; logically; naturally
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Noun
1. New Year's Day
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元日 【がんにち】
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Noun
1. ruler; sovereign
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Noun
1. New Year's DayColloquialism, See also 元日
2. New Year's morning; morning of New Year's Dayorig. meaning
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Adverb
1. from the beginning; from the first; all along; originallyUsually written using kana alone
    MPEG-4 AVC
  • ろくが録画
  • じつりょく実力
  • テスト
  • つか使い
  • やす
  • もとより
  • がしつ画質
  • おんしつ音質
  • じつりょく実力
  • たか高い
  • MPEC-4 AVC recording practical test: It was always easy to use, now the picture and sound quality is high too.
2. of courseUsually written using kana alone
  • ていちんぎん低賃金
  • れつあく劣悪な
  • ろうどうじょうけん労働条件
  • いっぽうてき一方的な
  • くびき首切り
  • など
  • けいざい経済
  • ろうどうもんだい労働問題
  • もとより
  • かくしゅ各種
  • じんどうてき人道的
  • もんだい問題
  • までも
  • ひきお引き起こしている
  • Of course, they are suffering from terrible working conditions such as low wages and arbitrary layoffs, as well as from various forms of discrimination.
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固より 【もとより】素より 【もとより】
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Na-adjective, Temporal noun
1. as before; as ever
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元どおり 【もとどおり】
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Adverbial noun, Temporal noun
1. first year (of a specific reign)
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Adverb
1. cheerfully; vigorously
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元気良く 【げんきよく】
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Kanji — 1 found

0.8374831885427648
4 strokes. JLPT N4. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2.
beginning, former time, origin
Kun: もと
On: ゲン ガン
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Sentences — 404 found

  • 74227
    • こんかい今回
    • まだ
    • りょうがえ両替
    • していなかった
    • ので
    • にほんえん日本円
    • じんみんげん人民元
    • 替える
    • ひつよう必要
    • あった
    This time I hadn't converted my money yet, so I needed to change Yen into Yuan. Tatoeba
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