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突然
Readings
とつぜん
totsuzen
Meanings
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
May take the particle 'no'
Adverb (fukushi)
abrupt, sudden, unexpected, all at oncesoudainplötzlich, unerwartet

Kanji
ON: トツ, カKUN: つ.く
stab, protruding, thrust, pierce, prick, collision, sudden

ON: ゼン, ネンKUN: しか, しか.り, しか.し, さ
sort of thing, so, if so, in that case, well

Example sentences
すべて突然起こった。Parts: 全て (すべて), 突然 (とつぜん), 起こる (おこる)Everything happened all at once.

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