Na-adjective, Adverb, No-adjective, Noun, Noun - used as a suffix
1. remainder; rest; balance; remains; scraps; residue; remnantUsually written using kana alone
  • ぎょうざ
  • あまり
  • ギョーザ餃子
  • いえ
  • つく作りました
  • かわ
  • すく少なかった
  • せいか
  • すこ少し
  • あま余って
  • しまいました
  • Gyoza stuffing? I made some gyoza at home but, possibly because I didn't have enough dough, I had some of the filling left over.
2. not very (with negative sentence); not muchUsually written using kana alone
  • それ
  • あまり
  • かち価値
  • ない
  • It's not worth much.
Adverb, No-adjective
3. surplus; excess; fullness; too muchUsually written using kana alone, See also の余り のあまり
  • あまり
  • あつ暑い
  • ので
  • はたら働けない
  • It is too hot to work.
Noun - used as a suffix
4. more than; over
  • スイートルーム
  • あまり
  • ごうか豪華さに
  • ウットリした
  • We were entranced by the fabulous suite.
Other forms
余り 【あんまり】餘り 【あまり】餘り 【あんまり】
餘り: Out-dated kanji. 餘り: Out-dated kanji.


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