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吾れ
Irregular okurigana usage
我れ
Irregular okurigana usage
Readings
われ
ware

wa
Reading restricted to 我
Reading restricted to 吾
あれ
are
Out-dated or obsolete kana usage

a
Reading restricted to 我
Reading restricted to 吾
Out-dated or obsolete kana usage
わぬ
wanu
Reading restricted to 我
Reading restricted to 吾
Out-dated or obsolete kana usage
わろ
waro
Reading restricted to 我
Out-dated or obsolete kana usage
Meanings
Pronoun
May take the particle 'no'
I, meego, me, soi-même, son propre

Meaning restricted to われ
Meaning restricted to わ
oneself

Meaning restricted to われ
Meaning restricted to わ
Archaism
you

Meaning restricted to わ
Prefix
Archaism
also 和
prefix indicating familiarity or contemptя, я самjmd. selbst, ich, Pronomen für erste Person singular, du, Pronomen für zweite Person singular (gegenüber einem Niederstehenden verwendet, um ihn zu herabzusetzen)

Kanji
ON: KUN: われ, わ, わ.が-, わが-
ego, I, selfish, our, oneself

ON: KUN: われ, わが-, あ-
I, my, our, one's own

ON: KUN: われ, わが-, あ-
I, my, our, one's own

ON: KUN: われ, わ, わ.が-, わが-
ego, I, selfish, our, oneself

Example sentences
彼も人なり我も人なり。Parts: (かれ), (ひと), 成る (なる), (われ), (ひと), 成る (なる)What man has done, man can do.

われに自由を与えよ。しからずんば死を与えよ。Parts: (われ), 自由 (じゆう), 与える (あたえる), 然らずんば (しからずんば), (し), 与える (あたえる)Give me liberty or give me death.

Community comments
The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!