1. nonexistent; not being (there)Usually written using kana alone, See also 亡い
  • ふた2つ
  • いけん意見
  • たい大した
  • ない
  • There is not much difference between the two opinions.
2. unpossessed; unowned; not had
  • くるま
  • なに何も
  • なく
  • せいかつほご生活保護
  • 生きてます
  • I'm living on welfare, without a car or anything.
3. uniqueSee also またとない
4. indicates negation, inexperience, unnecessariness or impossibilityas ...ことがない, etc.
Auxiliary adjective
5. not ...See also ない, after the ren'youkei form of an adjective
6. to not be...; to have not ...after the -te form of a verb


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