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, た
rice field
, 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
, 3, 参, 弎, さん, み
Numeric, 参 is used in legal documents
1. three
2. tri-
, さん
See お産
1. (giving) birth, childbirth, delivery, confinement
Noun, used as a suffix
2. native of, product of
3. assets, property, fortune
, さん
1. acid
2. sourness, sour taste
, 讃, さん
1. praise, tribute
2. inscription (on a painting)
Suffix, See 様・さま・1, Honorific or respectful, Familiar language, after a person's name (or position, etc.)
1. Mr., Mrs., Miss, Ms., -san
Polite, usu. after a noun or sometimes na-adjective
2. politeness marker
, さん, ざん
Suffix, after the name of a mountain
1. Mt., Mount
See 山号, after a temple's honorific mountain name
2. Mt., Mount
, さん
1. frame (i.e. of a sliding door)
2. crosspiece, bar
See 猿・4
3. sliding wooden bolt (for holding a door or window shut)
4. rung (of a ladder)
, さん
1. divining sticks
Takes suru
2. counting, calculation
, さん
'taru' adjective, Adverb taking the 'to' particle
, さん
'taru' adjective, Adverb taking the 'to' particle
brilliant, resplendent
, さん
a style of Chinese poetry, legend or inscription on a picture
, さん, ざん
Particle, pronounced わ in modern Japanese
1. topic marker particle
2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
3. adds emphasis
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