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あなた, 貴方, 貴女, 貴男
Pronoun, Usually in kana, trad. polite in ref. to someone of equal or lower status, now oft. regarded as rude or distant
1. you
Only 貴方, Only 貴男, Familiar language, used by wives addressing their husbands
2. dear, honey
ねえあなたたち行かないで。
かなた, 彼方, あなた
Pronoun, Usually in kana
beyond, across, the other side, the distance
あちらに着いたら手紙をください。
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Particle, See 乃, occasionally ん, orig. written 乃 or 之
1. indicates possessive
2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
See が・1
3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
often ん
4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
Female term or language
5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
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ため, 為, 爲, 為め
Adverb, See 為に・1, Usually in kana
1. good, advantage, benefit, welfare
2. sake, purpose, objective, aim
3. consequence, result, effect
4. affecting, regarding, concerning
1月30日、31日は葬式のため休みます。
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ため, タメ
Colloquialism
the same (age, social status), peer
貯める, ため
Conjugated: ため
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to save up (money)
お金を使うも貯めるも自由にしなさい。
溜める, ため
Conjugated: ため
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to amass, to accumulate, to store
2. to leave unpaid
コレステロールをためたくなかったら、脂肪のない赤身の肉を食べるのがよい。
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溜め, ため
cesspool, sink, manure sink
撓める, ため
Conjugated: ため
Ichidan verb
to bend, to train (e.g. a branch)
矯める, ため
Conjugated: ため
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to straighten, to correct, to cure
2. to falsify
Particle
1. indicates direct object of action
2. indicates subject of causative expression
3. indicates an area traversed
4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
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