Jisho

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Words — 19 found

Noun
1. wickedness; evil; calamity; disasterArchaism
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曲 【まが】
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Noun, Noun - used as a suffix
1. disaster; calamity; misfortune
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Noun
1. fortune and misfortune; prosperity and adversity; good and evil; weal and woe
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Noun
1. root of an evil; source of a problem; source of trouble; cause of misfortune
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Noun
1. ominous word; ill-omened wordesp. 禍言
Noun
2. misfortuneesp. 禍事
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禍言 【まがこと】禍事 【まがごと】禍事 【まがこと】
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I-adjective
1. ominous; sinister; unlucky; ill-omenedUsually written using kana alone
I-adjective
2. annoyingArchaism
I-adjective
3. appearing to be true; plausibleArchaism
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禍禍しい 【まがまがしい】曲が曲がしい 【まがまがしい】曲曲しい 【まがまがしい】曲々しい 【まがまがしい】
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Noun
1. evil gods (who cause sin, etc.)See also 直日神
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禍津日神 【まがついのかみ】
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ふくあざななわ 禍福えるのごとし
Expression
1. fortune and misfortune are intertwined; fortune and misfortune come by turns; good luck and bad luck alternate (like the strands of a rope); good and bad fortune are next-door neighboursProverb
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禍福は糾える縄の如し 【かふくはあざなえるなわのごとし】禍福はあざなえる縄のごとし 【かふくはあざなえるなわのごとし】禍福はあざなえる縄の如し 【かふくはあざなえるなわのごとし】
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わざわてんふく
Expression, Godan verb with su ending
1. to turn misfortune into fortune (esp. through one's own efforts); to turn the potential disaster to one's advantageIdiomatic expression
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禍転じて福となす 【わざわいてんじてふくとなす】災い転じて福と為す 【わざわいてんじてふくとなす】禍転じて福と為す 【わざわいてんじてふくとなす】
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こんのこ 禍根
Expression, Godan verb with su ending
1. to create a breeding ground for future problems; to turn a blind eye to future trouble; to allow for something to come back and bite one in the ass (in the future)
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わざわてんふく
Expression, Godan verb with su ending
1. to turn misfortune into fortune (esp. through one's own efforts); to turn the potential disaster to one's advantageIdiomatic expression, See also 災い転じて福となす わざわいてんじてふくとなす
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禍を転じて福となす 【わざわいをてんじてふくとなす】禍を転じて福と為す 【わざわいをてんじてふくとなす】災いを転じて福と為す 【わざわいをてんじてふくとなす】
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こん 禍根
Expression, Godan verb with tsu ending
1. to strike at the root of an evil
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Noun
1. calamity; disturbance; disorder; turmoilObsolete term
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Kanji — 1 found

11.689869506742758
13 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
calamity, misfortune, evil, curse
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Sentences — 5 found

  • 148800
    • わか若い
    • 人たち
    • せんか戦禍
    • というもの
    • あたま
    • しか
    • 知らない
    Young people know the disasters of war only in the abstract. Tatoeba
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