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やら
yara
Meanings
Particle
See also: とやら
denotes uncertainty

as AやらBやら...
such things as A and B, A and B and so on, A and B and the like, A and B and whatnot

Example sentences
さて。その言葉に信を置いてよいものやら。Parts: (さて), 其の (その), 言葉 (ことば), 信を置く (しんをおく), 良い (よい), (もの), やらWell now. Are those words to be trusted I wonder?

疲れやら空腹やらで、彼は死んだように倒れた。Parts: 疲れ (つかれ), やら, 空腹 (くうふく), やら, (かれ), 死ぬ (しぬ), ように, 倒れる (たおれる)What with fatigue and hunger, he fell down as if he were dead.

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