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本当本當
Out-dated kanji
Readings
ほんとう
hontou
ほんと
honto
Irregular kana usage
Meanings
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Adverb (fukushi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
truth, reality, actuality, factréalité, réel, vérité, vrai

NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Adverb (fukushi)
proper, right, correct, official

genuine, authentic, natural, veritableправда, в самом делеWahrheit, Echtheit, Richtigkeit
Kanji
ON: ホンKUN: もと
book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things

ON: トウKUN: あ.たる, あ.たり, あ.てる, あ.て, まさ.に, まさ.にべし
hit, right, appropriate, himself

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

ON: トウKUN: あ.たる, あ.てる, まさ.に
bear, accept, undertake, just

Example sentences
その悪い知らせは残念ながら本当だ。Parts: 其の (その), 悪い知らせ (わるいしらせ), 残念ながら (ざんねんながら), 本当 (ほんとう)The bad news is only too true.
Ces mauvaises nouvelles ne sont que trop vraies.

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!