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Readings

yakko
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
servant (esp. a samurai's attendant)

Noun (futsuumeishi)
chivalrous man (Edo period)

Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 奴豆腐
Abbreviation
cubed tofu (often served cold)

Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 奴凧
Abbreviation
kite shaped like an Edo-period footman

Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 奴頭
Abbreviation
Edo-period hairstyle worn by samurai's attendants

Noun (futsuumeishi)
enslavement (of a woman; Edo-period punishment for her own or her husband's crime)

Pronoun
Archaism
Derogatory
he, she, him, her

Kanjis
ON: KUN: やつ, やっこ
guy, slave, manservant, fellow

Stroke: 5 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 1-3-2 FC: 4744.4


Phrases
この田舎者めが。 Parts: 此の (この) 田舎者 (いなかもの) (め) You clown you.

「あいつはいい奴だ」と皆が異口同音に言う。 Parts: 彼奴 (あいつ) いい (やつ) (みんな) 異口同音に 言う (いう) He's a nice guy - that's unanimous.

いやあ、見事に晴れ渡った秋の日になったね。これが台風一過というやつかね。 Parts: (いいえ) 見事 (みごと) 晴れ渡る (はれわたる) (あき) (ひ) になる 此れ (これ) 台風 (たいふう) 一過 (いっか) と言う (という) (やつ) What a glorious fall day. This is what they mean by the lovely weather you get after a storm.

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