Jisho

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Noun
1. ground; land; earth; soilAbbreviation
  • あめ
  • 降って
  • かた固まる
  • Adversity strengthens the foundations.
2. the region in question; the local area
3. skin
4. texture; fabric; material; weave
  • かのじょ彼女の
  • ドレス
  • あお青い
  • しろ
  • みずたまもよう水玉模様
  • ある
  • Her dress has white spots on a blue background.
5. base; background
6. one's true nature
7. narrative (i.e. descriptive part of a story)
8. real life; actuality
9. captured territory (in the game of go)
10. noh chorusSee also 地謡
11. accompaniment music (in Japanese dance)
12. basic phrase (in Japanese music; usu. repetitive)
13. base part (of multiple shamisens)

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