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NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
Antonym: 大柄, おおがら, 1
small build, small stature, petite

Antonym: 大柄, おおがら, 2
small patternkleine Statur, kleiner Wuchs, kleine Gestalt

ON: ショウKUN: ちい.さい, こ-, お-, さ-
little, small

ON: ヘイKUN: がら, え, つか
design, knob, grip, crank, handle, character, nature, build, pattern, shaft

ON: ショウKUN: ちい.さい, こ-, お-, さ-
little, small

Example sentences
彼らはその少女は小柄だと言った。Parts: 彼ら (かれら), 其の (その), 少女 (しょうじょ), 小柄 (こがら), 言う (いう)They described the girl as being small.

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