TAKOBOTO

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本の
Readings
ほんの
honno
Meanings
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi)
Usually written using kana alone
mere, only, just, not even (with negative verb)juste, que, seulnur ein bisschen, nur, bloß, klein, leicht, nichts als

Kanji
ON: ホンKUN: もと
book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things

Example sentences
クリスマスはほんの2週間先です。Parts: クリスマス, 本の (ほんの), 週間 (しゅうかん), (さき)Christmas is only two weeks off.
Christmas is just two weeks from now.
До рождества всего две недели.

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