Jisho

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Words — 7 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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Adverbial noun
1. according to ...; ... saysUsually written using kana alone, See also 曰く
Other forms
曰わく 【のたまわく】
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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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いわ
Na-adjective
1. meaningful; suggestiveUsually written using kana alone
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Godan verb with u ending, Transitive verb
1. to say; to be pleased to sayUsually written using kana alone, Honorific or respectful (sonkeigo), originally respectful language; nowadays oft. used sarcastically
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宣う 【のたもう】曰う 【のたまう】曰う 【のたもう】
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Yodan verb with hu/fu ending (archaic), Transitive verb
1. to sayHonorific or respectful (sonkeigo), Archaism, See also 宣う
Other forms
宣ふ 【のたもう】曰ふ 【のたまう】曰ふ 【のたもう】
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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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