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, なか
1. inside, in
2. among, within
3. center (centre), middle
4. during, while
うち, 内,
1. inside, within
Usually in kana
2. while (e.g. one is young), during, within (e.g. a day), in the course of
as 〜のうち
3. among, amongst, (out) of, between
also 裡, 裏; as のうちに after a noun representing a state or condition
4. in (secret, chaos, poverty, etc.), amidst, with (e.g. success)
5. within oneself, one's feelings, inner thoughts
, ちゅう
Prefix, Suffix
1. medium, average, middle
2. moderation
See 中一, See 中学校, Abbreviation
3. middle school
See 中国・1
4. China
See 中巻
5. volume two (of three)
, じゅう, ぢゅう
1. through, throughout, in the course of
2. all over or throughout (e.g. a place)
, チュン
See 紅中, Mahjong term, Abbreviation
1. red dragon tile
2. winning hand with a pung (or kong) of red dragon tiles
, 埜, の, や, ぬ
1. plain, field
Only の
2. hidden (structural) member
Noun, used as a prefix, See 野ウサギ・2
3. wild
Only や
4. lacking a political post
先生, せんせい
1. teacher, instructor, master
Noun, used as a suffix, Honorific or respectful
2. sensei, title or form of address for a teacher, master, doctor, lawyer, etc.
Familiar language, Humorous term
3. intimate or teasing form of address
Archaism, orig. meaning
4. one's elder
先生, せんじょう, せんしょう, ぜんじょう
See 先生・せんせい・1, Archaism
1. teacher, instructor, master
See 前生, Buddhist term
2. previous existence
先生, シーサン
Honorific or respectful
はたく, 叩く
Conjugated: はたいて
Godan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana
1. to dust, to remove dust
2. to slap, to hit (with the palm)
3. to use up money
Particle, See かい, See ぞい, See だい, See わい, Familiar language
strengthens a question, assertion, etc.
, 藺, イ
See イグサ, Usually in kana
soft rush (Juncus effusus var. decipiens), common rush
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