Words — 56 found

Noun, No-adjective, Adverbial noun, Noun - used as a prefix
1. former; ex-; past; one-time
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旧 【もと】故 【もと】
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1. used item; secondhand itemSee also 御古
Noun - used as a prefix
2. old; used; previous
  • もり
  • はずれ
  • ふる
  • こや小屋
  • 立っている
  • 見えた
  • We saw an old hut standing at the margin of the forest.
3. Furu
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故 【ふる】旧 【ふる】
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Adverbial noun, Noun
1. reason; cause; circumstancesUsually written using kana alone
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Adverb, Na-adjective, Noun
1. intentionally; deliberatelyUsually written using kana alone
2. especially; particularlyUsually written using kana alone
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故 【ことさら】
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Noun, Suru verb
1. breakdown; failure; fault; accident; out of order
2. damage; hurt
3. objection; protest
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1. old; aged; ancient; antiquated; antique; timewornof things, not people
2. long; since long ago; time-honored
3. of the distant past; long-ago
4. stale; threadbare; hackneyed; corny
5. old-fashioned; outmoded; out-of-date
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故い 【ふるい】旧い 【ふるい】
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Noun, No-adjective
1. intent; intention; (on) purpose; bad faith
  • それ
  • ぐうぜん偶然
  • だった
  • それとも
  • こい故意
  • であった
  • Was it by accident or by design?
2. mens rea (guilty mind)See also 構成要件
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1. home town; birthplace; native place; one's old homeUsually written using kana alone
2. ruins; historic remainsArchaism, Only applies to ふるさと
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ふる里 【ふるさと】古里 【ふるさと】旧里 【ふるさと】故里 【ふるさと】故郷 【こきょう】旧里 【きゅうり】
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1. therefore; consequentlyUsually written using kana alone
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1. origin and history; particularsYojijukugo (four character compound)
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古事来歴 【こじらいれき】
古事来歴: Irregular kanji usage.
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1. used paper; paper for recycling
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故紙 【こし】
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1. historical event; ancient event
2. tradition; folklore; legend; origin
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古事 【こじ】
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1. old people; seniors; elders; old-timer
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故老 【ころう】
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きょうにしきかざ 故郷
Expression, Godan verb with ru ending
1. to come home in triumph; to return to one's hometown in glory
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1. ancient practices; old customs
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故実 【こしつ】
こしつ: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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Kanji — 1 found

9 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 5.
happenstance, especially, intentionally, reason, cause, circumstances, the late, therefore, consequently
Kun: ゆえ ふる.い もと
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Sentences — 1021 found

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    • なぜ何故
    • イギリス
    • だけ
    • おうけん王権
    • よわ弱める
    • こと
    • せいこう成功
    • した
    Why is it that only England succeeded in abridging the King's power? Tatoeba
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Names — 25 found

こくら 【故倉】
Family or surname
1. Kokura
こじょう 【故城】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Kojou
あつこ 【故子】
Female given name
1. Atsuko
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