TAKOBOTO

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じゃん
jan
Meanings
Auxiliary verb
Slang
contraction of じゃない
isn't itJean

Example sentences
神様の名前はやっぱりNGだと思うよ~。もう名づけた時点で名前負けなわけじゃん。Parts: 神様 (かみさま), 名前 (なまえ), 矢っ張り (やっぱり), NG, 思う (おもう), もう, 名付ける (なづける), 時点 (じてん), 名前負け (なまえまけ), (わけ), じゃんI think a god's name has got to be out. From the moment the kid's named you know he's not going to be able to live up to it!

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