I-adjective (keiyoushi)
1. nonexistent; not being (there)Usually written using kana alone
  • ふた2つ
  • いけん意見
  • たい大した
  • ない
  • There is not much difference between the two opinions.
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
2. unowned; not had; unpossessed
  • くるま
  • なに何も
  • なく
  • せいかつほご生活保護
  • 生きてます
  • I'm living on welfare, without a car or anything.
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
3. uniqueSee also またとない
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
4. not; impossible; won't happenas ...ことがない, etc.; indicates negation, inexperience, unnecessariness or impossibility
Auxiliary adjective
5. notSee also ない, after the ren'youkei form of an adjective
Auxiliary adjective
6. to not be; to have notafter the -te form of a verb


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