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何だ
Readings
なんだ
nanda
なあんだ
naanda
Meanings
Interjection (kandoushi)
Usually written using kana alone
What!was?, warum?

Kanji
ON: KUN: なに, なん, なに-, なん-
what

Example sentences
「そっか。暇なら掃除しといて。」「なんだそれ。兄貴をアゴで使うなよ。」Parts: そうか (そっか), (ひま), なら (ならば), 掃除 (そうじ), とく, 何だ (なんだ), 其れ (それ), 兄貴 (あにき), 顎で使う (あごでつかう)"Oh? If you're free get the cleaning done." "What's up with that? Don't order your brother around!"

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