Jisho

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Words — 442 found

Noun
1. book; volume; scriptSee also ご本 ごほん
  • 昨日
  • その
  • ほん
  • 80
  • ページ
  • まで
  • 読んだ
  • I read the book up to page 80 yesterday.
Prefix
2. this; present
  • 性能
  • よさ
  • デザイン
  • ゆうび優美さ
  • 両々
  • あい相まって
  • ほん
  • 機種
  • 声価
  • たか高めて
  • きた
  • The high performance and the elegant design of this model have combined to give it a high reputation.
3. main; head
  • ウイスキー
  • ほん
  • 持っています
  • I have a bottle of whiskey.
4. real; regular
Suffix, Counter
5. counter for long cylindrical things; counter for films, TV shows, etc.; counter for goals, home runs, etc.; counter for telephone callssometimes pronounced ぼん or ぽん
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Noun
1. origin; sourceusu. 元
  • やって
  • しまった
  • こと
  • もと
  • もど戻らない
  • What is done cannot be undone.
2. base; basis; foundation; rootesp. 基
  • 私たち
  • ひと
  • その
  • ひと
  • 人格
  • もと
  • 判断
  • しよう
  • 考える
  • かもしれない
  • それら
  • いっけん一見
  • した
  • ところ
  • はっきり
  • わからない
  • ものである
  • Although we may intend to judge a person on the basis of his or her personal qualities, they are not visible at first sight.
3. causealso 因, 原
  • その
  • 事務員
  • 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
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
1. bookshelves; bookshelf; bookcase
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2. BookcaseA bookcase, or bookshelf, is a piece of furniture, almost... Read more
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Na-adjective, Adverb, Noun
1. truth; reality; actuality; fact
Na-adjective, Adverb
2. proper; right; correct; official
3. genuine; authentic; natural; veritable
Other forms
本当 【ほんと】本當 【ほんとう】本當 【ほんと】
Notes
ほんと: Irregular kana usage. 本當: Out-dated kanji. ほんと: Irregular kana usage. 本當: Out-dated kanji.
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Noun, No-adjective
1. instinct
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2. InstinctInstinct or innate behavior is the inherent inclination o... Read more
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Noun, No-adjective
1. essence; true nature; substance; reality
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2. EssenceIn philosophy, essence is the attribute or set of attribu... Read more
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Noun, No-adjective
1. genuine article; real thing; real dealSee also 偽物
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Noun, No-adjective
1. the person himself
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Adverbial noun, Temporal noun, No-adjective
1. originally; primarily
2. essentially; naturally; by nature; in (and of) itself
3. proper; legal
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Noun
1. headquarters; head office; main office
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Adverb, No-adjective
1. originally; by nature; from the start
Other forms
本々 【もともと】元元 【もともと】本本 【もともと】
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Pre-noun adjectival
1. mere; only; just; not even (with negative verb)Usually written using kana alone
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Noun
1. real intention; motive; true opinion; what one really thinksAntonym: 建前
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Noun
1. text (of document); body (of letter)
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本文 【ほんもん】
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Noun, No-adjective
1. substance; real form
  • なんであれ
  • 物事
  • 本体
  • 捕らえる
  • こと
  • 肝心
  • It is essential to get at the heart of the matter, no matter what they are.
2. main part; main unit; body (of a machine)
Noun
3. this machine; this appliance
Noun, No-adjective
4. object of worship (at a shrine, temple, etc.)
5. noumenon
Other forms
本体 【ほんだい】
Notes
ほんだい: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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Noun
1. mainland; one's home country; the country proper
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Noun
1. true character; real nature
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2. Human natureHuman nature refers to the distinguishing characteristics... Read more
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本性 【ほんせい】
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Noun
1. speciality; specialty; characteristic
2. proper function; duty
3. original fief
Place
4. Honryou
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Kanji — 1 found

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5 strokes. JLPT N5. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1.
book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things
Kun: もと
On: ホン
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Sentences — 4855 found

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      ハリー
    • 本当に
    • 蛍光灯
    Harry's really slow to catch on. Tatoeba
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Names — 14 found

もとはま 【本】
Family or surname
1. Motohama
はじめ 【本】
Family or surname, Given name, gender not specified
1. Hajime
ぽん 【本】
Family or surname
1. Pon
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