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Words — 1095 found

Noun
1. bookshelves; bookshelf; bookcase
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Noun
1. origin; sourceusu. 元
  • けんせい憲政
  • きき危機
  • はじ始まった
  • このような
  • じょうきょう状況
  • もと
  • であった
  • It was under these circumstances that the constitutional crisis began.
2. base; basis; foundation; rootesp. 基
  • この
  • システム
  • もと
  • せいと生徒
  • こうたい交替
  • おし教え
  • あい
  • おたがお互いに
  • たすけあ助け合わ
  • なければなりません
  • The basis of this system is that the students must take turns in teaching, they have to help each other.
3. causealso 因, 原
  • その
  • じむいん事務員
  • かろう過労
  • もと
  • 死んだ
  • The clerk died from overwork.
4. ingredient; materialesp. 素
5. (somebody's) side; (somebody's) locationOnly applies to 元
  • かれ
  • なぜ
  • つま
  • かれ彼の
  • もと
  • 去った
  • わからなかった
  • He had no idea why his wife left him.
6. original cost (or capital, principal, etc.)
7. (plant) root; (tree) trunk
8. first section of a wakaSee also 和歌
Counter
9. counter for blades of grass, tree trunks, etc., and for falcons (in falconry)Only applies to 本
Noun
10. handle (chopsticks, brush, etc.); grip
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本 【もと】素 【もと】基 【もと】
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Noun, No-adjective, Na-adjective
1. truth; reality; actuality; fact
No-adjective, Na-adjective
2. proper; right; correct; official
3. genuine; authentic; real; natural; veritable
Other forms
本当 【ほんと】本當 【ほんとう】本當 【ほんと】ホントホントーホントウ
Notes
ほんと: Irregular kana usage. 本當: Out-dated kanji. ほんと: Irregular kana usage. 本當: Out-dated kanji. ホント: Irregular kana usage.
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Noun
1. book; volume; scriptSee also ご本 ごほん
  • きのう昨日
  • その
  • ほん
  • 80
  • ページ
  • まで
  • 読んだ
  • I read the book up to page 80 yesterday.
Prefix
2. this; present
  • せいのう性能
  • よさ
  • デザイン
  • ゆうび優美さ
  • りょうりょう両々
  • 相まって
  • ほん
  • きしゅ機種
  • せいか声価
  • たか高めて
  • きた
  • The high performance and the elegant design of this model have combined to give it a high reputation.
3. main; head
4. real; regular
Suffix, Counter
5. counter for long cylindrical things; counter for films, TV shows, etc.; counter for goals, home runs, etc.; counter for telephone callssometimes pronounced ぼん or ぽん
  • ウイスキー
  • ほん
  • 持っています
  • I have a bottle of whiskey.
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Noun, No-adjective
1. instinct
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Noun, No-adjective
1. root; source; origin; foundation; base; principle
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2. Nemoto
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根源 【こんげん】根原 【こんげん】根本 【ねもと】根元 【ねもと】根本 【こんぽん】
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Noun, No-adjective
1. essence; true nature; substance; reality
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Noun
1. script; screenplay; scenario
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Noun, No-adjective
1. genuine article; real thing; real dealSee also 偽物
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Noun, No-adjective
1. basics; fundamentals; basis; foundation
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Noun
1. the person in question; the person themselves; said person
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Adverbial noun, No-adjective
1. originally; primarily
  • この
  • ほんらい本来
  • フランスごフランス語
  • 書かれていた
  • This poem was originally written in French.
2. essentially; intrinsically; naturally; by nature; in (and of) itself
  • ワイン
  • ほんらい本来
  • がい
  • にならない
  • Wine is not harmful in itself.
No-adjective, Adverbial noun
3. proper; rightful; legal; normal
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Noun, No-adjective
1. sample; specimen; pattern
2. model; example
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Noun
1. example; specimen; sample
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Noun
1. headquarters; head office; main office
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Adverb, No-adjective
1. originally; by nature; from the startUsually written using kana alone
Other forms
本々 【もともと】元元 【もともと】本本 【もともと】
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Pre-noun adjectival
1. mere; only; just; slightUsually written using kana alone
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Noun
1. copybook
2. model; pattern
  • かれ彼の
  • ぎょうぎ行儀
  • てほん手本
  • なさい
  • Model your manners on his.
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Noun
1. real intention; motive; true opinion; what one really thinksAntonym: 建前
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Kanji — 1 found

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5 strokes. JLPT N5. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1.
book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things
Kun: もと
On: ホン
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Names — 2 found

にっぽんけいだんれん 【日本経団連】
Organization
1. (abbr) Nippon Keidanren (Japan Business Federation)
にっぽんでんき 【日本電気】
Company
1. NEC (Nippon Electric Company)
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