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Words — 110 found

Noun, Suru verb
1. invention
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
2. intelligent; clever; smartDated term
Noun, Suru verb
3. making sense (of something); understandingArchaism
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Noun
1. the East; the Orient; (East) AsiaSee also 西洋
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2. JapanDated term, used in China
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Noun
1. woman; lady; adult femaleSensitive, Dated term, See also 紳士
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Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
1. skillful; adroit; dexterous; masterful; clever; ingenious; cunning
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2. craft; craftsmanship; skill; dexterity; design
Noun
3. plot; scheme; artifice; trickDated term
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Noun, used as a prefix
1. last (i.e. immediately preceding); previous; ex-; former
    田中
  • ぜん
  • がいしょう外相
  • こうてつ更迭
  • つづ続く
  • せいじ政治
  • こんらん混乱
  • その
  • しょうちょう象徴
  • である
  • The dismissal of foreign minister Tanaka is symbolic of the continuing political turmoil.
Noun, used as a prefix
2. pre- (e.g. premodern)before the name of an era
Noun, used as a suffix
3. beforeafter a noun
  • かれ
  • しゅうしん就寝
  • ぜん
  • ポケット
  • から
  • こぜに小銭
  • とりだ取り出して
  • テーブル
  • うえ
  • どさっと
  • 置く
  • Before retiring he usually dumps the chicken feed from all his pockets onto the table.
Noun, Adverb (fukushi)
4. before; earlierDated term, See also 前 まえ
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Suffix, Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
1. -ical; -ive; -al; -ic; -yused to form adjectives from nouns
Suffix, Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
2. -like; -ish; -sort of; -kind of
Suffix, Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
3. (something) like; along the lines ofColloquialism, used similarly to a quoting particle, esp. as 的な or 的なこと
Suffix, Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
4. -wise; in terms of; for; from the viewpoint of; from a ... standpoint; as far as ... is concernedColloquialism, after a noun or pronoun, esp. adverbially as ~に(は)
Suffix
5. Mr.; Ms.; Mrs.Familiar language, Colloquialism, Dated term, used as a form of address with names, work titles, etc. to denote either light disdain or familiarity
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Noun, Suru verb
1. close examination; careful investigation; close inspection; careful selection; inquiry; enquiry; scrutiny; testing
Noun, Suru verb
2. investigation of a crime; inquiry into someone's guiltDated term
Noun
3. winner (of the most rounds, i.e. a full game)Hanafuda, Abbreviation, See also 吟味役
Noun, Suru verb
4. reciting and appreciating traditional poetryArchaism, orig. meaning
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Pronoun
1. this; this oneUsually written using kana alone, See also それ, See also あれ, See also どれ, indicating an item near the speaker, the action of the speaker, or the current topic
  • これ
  • おもしろ面白い
  • ほん
  • This is an interesting book.
Pronoun
2. this personUsually written using kana alone, usu. indicating someone in one's in-group
  • これ
  • あに
  • です
  • かっこいい
  • です
  • This is my brother. Handsome, isn't he?
Pronoun
3. now; this point (in time)Usually written using kana alone, as これから, これまで, etc.
  • わたし
  • これ
  • から
  • えいご英語
  • いっしょうけんめい一生懸命
  • べんきょう勉強します
  • I will study English hard from now on.
Pronoun
4. hereDated term, Usually written using kana alone
Adverb (fukushi)
5. used to stress the subject of a sentenceFormal or literary term, Usually written using kana alone
Pronoun
6. I; meArchaism
Other forms
是 【これ】是れ 【これ】之 【これ】之れ 【これ】維 【これ】惟 【これ】此 【これ】
Notes
此: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Pronoun
1. when; at what time; how soonUsually written using kana alone
Pronoun
2. normal times; ordinary daysUsually written using kana alone, Dated term
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1. I; me; myselfMale term or language, Dated term, nuance of arrogance
  • そんな
  • こと
  • かんが考え
  • ながら
  • 我輩
  • カモ
  • である
  • さいけん再見
  • しました
  • Thinking about those sorts of things, I watched "Duck Soup" again.
Pronoun
2. we; us; ourselvesMale term or language, Archaism
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吾輩 【わがはい】我が輩 【わがはい】吾が輩 【わがはい】わが輩 【わがはい】
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Pronoun
1. WeDated term, first person pronoun used by the Emperor
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Noun
1. ChinaSensitive, Dated term, Usually written using kana alone, See also 中国, often considered offensive post-WWII, esp. when written in kanji
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シナ
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Noun
1. Christmas cake
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2. unmarried woman above the age of 25Jocular, humorous term, Dated term
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クリスマス・ケーキ
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Noun
1. beginning (of writing); opening passage (sentence, paragraph, etc.)
Noun
2. written claim; billDated term
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書出し 【かきだし】書きだし 【かきだし】
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Noun
1. craftsman; artisan; workman; carpenter
Noun
2. craft; craftsmanship; skill; dexterity; designOnly applies to 工
Noun
3. plot; scheme; artifice; trickDated term, Only applies to 工
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工 【たくみ】
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Noun
1. studentDated term, Meiji and Taishō-era term
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2. student who performs housework in exchange for meals and lodging; houseboy (attending school or university)
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Noun
1. (photographic) cameraDated term, See also カメラ
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写真器 【しゃしんき】
Notes
写真器: Irregular kanji usage.
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Noun
1. piece of junk; worn-out article
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi), Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
2. clumsy; useless; no good; unreliable
Noun
3. dismantled car
Noun
4. hitting (with fist); strikingDated term
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ぽんこつ
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Noun
1. air hostess; stewardessDated term, See also スチュワーデス
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エア・ホステス
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Noun
1. (railway) stationDated term, See also
Noun
2. stopping place (incl. stations, rail yards, junctions, etc.)Railway
Place
3. Teishaba
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停車場 【ていしゃば】
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