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, ぼく
Pronoun, Male term
1. I, me
when addressing young boys
2. you
See しもべ
3. manservant
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, 奴, , やつこ, つぶね, やつこらま
Only やつこ, Archaism
1. slave
2. retainer, servant
3. captive
4. varlet
5. I, me
しもべ, , 下部, 隷
Usually in kana
servant, manservant, menial
, やつがれ
Pronoun, Archaism, Humble
I, me
Particle, pronounced わ in modern Japanese
1. topic marker particle
2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
3. adds emphasis
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その時, 其の時, そのとき
at that time, at that moment, then, on that occasion
, いえ
1. house, residence, dwelling
2. family, household
3. lineage, family name
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Usually in kana
1. house
May take 'no', See 内・うち・7
2. one's house, one's home, one's family, one's household
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, , や
Suffix, See パン屋, usu. 屋
1. (something) shop
See 殺し屋, usu. 屋, can be derog.
2. somebody who sells (something) or works as (something)
See 照れ屋
3. somebody with a (certain) personality trait
usu. 家
4. house
5. roof
んち, ん,
Expression, Suffix, Colloquialism, Usually in kana, from 〜のうち
's house, 's home
, け
house (e.g. of Tokugawa), family
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, か
Suffix, See 政治家, used after a noun indicating someone's occupation, pursuits, disposition, etc.
-ist, -er
1. at (place, time), in, on, during
2. to (direction, state), toward, into
3. for (purpose)
4. because of (reason), with
5. by, from
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, いた
1. board, plank
2. sheet (of metal), plate (of glass), pane, slab
See 俎板
3. cutting board, chopping board
See 板前・1, See 板場・いたば・2, Abbreviation, usu. as 板さん
4. chef (esp. of high-end Japanese cuisine), cook
5. stage (i.e. at a theatre)
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, いた
ouch, ow, that hurt
いる, 居る
Conjugated: いた
Ichidan verb, Intransitive, See 在る・1, Usually in kana
1. to be (of animate objects), to exist
2. to stay
Auxiliary verb, after the -te form of a verb; indicates continuing action or state
3. to be ...-ing, to have been ...-ing
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射る, いる
Conjugated: いた
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to shoot (arrow, bolt, dart)
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鋳る, 鑄る, いる
Conjugated: いた
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to cast, to mint, to coin
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いる, 癒る
Conjugated: いた
Ichidan verb, Intransitive, See 腹が居る, Usually in kana, Archaism, usu. as 腹がいる
to calm down
Particle, at sentence-end; indicates certainty, emphasis, contempt, request, etc.
1. hey, you, hold on
2. yo
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