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Noun
1. river; streamOnly applies to かわ
  • この
  • かわ
  • あの
  • かわ
  • さんばい3倍
  • なが長い
  • This river is three times longer than that one.
Suffix
2. the .... river; (suffix used with the names of rivers)
    信濃
  • かわ
  • 阿賀野
  • かわ
  • どちら
  • なが長い
  • ですか
  • Which is longer, the Shinano River or the Agano River?
Place
3. Gawa
Wikipedia definition
4. RiverA river is a natural watercourse, usually freshwater, flowing towards an ocean, a lake, a sea, or another river. In a few cases, a river simply flows into the ground or dries up completely before reaching another body of water. Small rivers may also be called by several other names, including stream, creek, brook, rivulet, tributary and rill.
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Other forms
川 【がわ】河 【かわ】河 【がわ】
Notes
かわ: ichi1, news1, nf03, nf10. 川: ichi1, news1, nf03. 川: ichi1, news1, nf03. かわ: ichi1, news1, nf03, nf10. 河: news1, nf10. 河: news1, nf10.

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