1. one personesp. 一人, １人
- I have one brother.
2. being alone; being by oneselfOnly applies to ひとり, See also 一人で
- き 。
- Jim awoke and found himself alone in the room.
3. being single; being unmarriedOnly applies to ひとり, esp. 独り
4. by oneself; aloneOnly applies to ひとり
- ひら 。
- The moment that he was alone he opened the letter.
5. just; only; simplyUsually written using kana alone, Only applies to ひとり, with neg. sentence
１人 【ひとり】、独り 【ひとり】、一人 【いちにん】、１人 【いちにん】
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