Jisho

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Words — 4 found

Noun
1. pretext; history; past; story
  • けんじん賢人
  • いわく
  • じんせい人生
  • しつぼう失望
  • れんぞく連続
  • である
  • Some wise man has said life consists of one disappointment after another.
Adverbial noun
2. according to ...; ... says
    ふふ・・・
  • いわく
  • ある
  • あそこ
  • には
  • He-heh... there's a tale behind that, for that place.
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いわ
Na-adjective
1. meaningful; suggestiveUsually written using kana alone
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Noun, No-adjective
1. with an interesting history (story); with a shady history; with circumstances that are difficult to explain
Other forms
いわく付き 【いわくつき】
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Kanji — 1 found

100.0
4 strokes.
say, reason, pretext, history, past, flat sun radical (no. 73)
On: エツ
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Sentences — 1 found

  • 76800
      カール・マルクス
    • いわ曰く
    • あらゆる
    • しゃかい社会
    • れきし歴史
    • かいきゅうとうそう階級闘争
    • れきし歴史
    • である
    • そう
    • です
    Karl Marx says, "The history of all hitherto existing societies is the history of class struggles." Tatoeba
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Names — 1 found

いわく 【曰】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Iwaku