Words — 8 found

Ichidan verb, Intransitive verb
1. to increase; to multiplyAntonym: 減る, 殖える usu. refers to population growth or capital appreciation
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殖える 【ふえる】
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1. colony
  • すうねん数年
  • あと
  • ヨーロッパ
  • 人たち
  • えんがん沿岸
  • しょくみんち植民地
  • すみつ住み着いた
Years later, Europeans established colonies in the coastal areas.
2. (Japanese) settlement (in Brazil)Brazilian
  • その
  • しゅうかん習慣
  • かれ
  • しょくみんち植民地
  • じだい時代
  • から
  • はじ始まる
  • すいてい推定
  • している
He dates the custom from the colonial days.
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3. ColonyIn politics and history, a colony is a territory under th... Read more
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殖民地 【しょくみんち】
殖民地: Rarely-used kanji form.
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Godan verb with 'su' ending, Transitive verb
1. to increase; to add to; to augmentAntonym: 減らす
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殖やす 【ふやす】
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Noun, Suru verb, Intransitive verb, Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
1. colonization; colonisation
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殖民 【しょくみん】
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1. production increase; enhancement of one's fortune
2. Shokusan
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1. promotion of industry; encouragement of new industry
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Kanji — 1 found

12 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
augment, increase, multiply, raise
On: ショク
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Sentences — 10 found

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    • ビックリ
    • した
    • おんせんやど温泉宿
    • さかな
    • ようしょくじょう養殖場
    • になってた
    What a surprise! The onsen lodge had turned into a fish breeding farm. Tatoeba
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Names — 8 found

しげる 【殖】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Shigeru
しげお 【殖夫】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Shigeo
しげこ 【殖子】
Female given name
1. Shigeko
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