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多羅, たら
See 多羅樹, Abbreviation
1. palmyra
See 多羅葉
2. lusterleaf holly
3. patra (silver incense dish placed in front of a Buddhist statue)
たら, ったら
Conjunction, Particle
1. if, when, after
Colloquialism, indicates light scorn, annoyance, surprise, etc. about a topic
2. when it comes to ..., as for ..., that ...
at sentence end
3. why don't you ..., why not ..., how about ..., what about ...
at sentence end; adds emphasis; usu. ったら
4. I tell you!, I said ..., I really mean ...
indicates frustration, impatience, etc.; usu. ったら
5. vocative particle
See more > common
See たらの木
Japanese angelica tree (Aralia elata)
, 大口魚, 鰔, たら, タラ
1. gadid (any fish of the family Gadidae, incl. cod, haddock, whiting and pollack)
See 真鱈・まだら
2. Pacific cod (Gadus macrocephalus)
足る, たる
Conjugated: たら...
Godan verb, Intransitive, See 足りる・1
1. to be sufficient, to be enough
in the form に足る after a verb
2. to be worth doing, to be worthy of, to deserve
3. to do (the job), to serve, to answer
See more > common
足らず, たら
Noun, used as a suffix
just under, a little less than, just short of
, 執, たら
bow (and arrow; esp. of a noble)
垂らし込む, たらしこむ
Godan verb
to drop into, drop-by-drop
垂らす, たら
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to dribble, to spill
2. to suspend, to hang down, to slouch, to dangle
See more > common
たらふく, 鱈腹
Adverb, Usually in kana
(eating or drinking) to one's heart's content
たら, 盥
Usually in kana
tub, washbasin, washbowl
gangway, ramp
たら, たら, 鱈子, タラ子, タラこ
See 鱈・1, See 介党鱈, Usually in kana
cod roe (roe of any fish from family Gadidae, esp. salted walleye pollack roe)
誑す, 蕩す, たら
Godan verb, Transitive
to cajole, to deceive, to seduce
鱈場, たら
See たらば蟹・たらばがに, Abbreviation
red king crab (Paralithodes camtschaticus)
誑し, たら
See 誑す
垂らし, 滴し, 滴, たら
dripping, drop
たらばがに, たらば蟹, 鱈場蟹, 多羅波蟹, 鱈場ガニ, たらばガニ, タラバガニ
Usually in kana
red king crab (Paralithodes camtschaticus)
たらのき, たらの木, 楤の木, 楤木, タラの木, タラのき, タラノキ
Expression, Usually in kana
devil's walking stick (Aralia elata), Japanese angelica tree
たらい船, 盥船, たらいぶね
tub boat, traditional round coracle-like boat
タラ戦争, 鱈戦争, たらせんそう
historical term
Cod Wars (UK-Iceland confrontations over fishing rights; 1958, 1971, 1975)
多羅樹, たらじゅ
See パルミラ椰子
1. palmyra
2. ancient Indian unit of distance (approx. 15m)
たらよう, 多羅葉
Usually in kana
1. lusterleaf holly (Ilex latifolia)
See 貝多羅葉
2. pattra (palmyra leaves used in Ancient India for writing upon)
たられば, タラレバ
May take 'no'
what if (as in "what if" stories)
たらこ唇, タラコ唇, 鱈子唇, たらこくちびる, タラコくちびる
full lips, thick lips
足らない, たらない
See 足りない・1
1. insufficient, not enough, lacking
See 足りない・2
2. dim-witted, slow, one brick short of a full load
たらしい, ったらしい
Suffix, after a noun or the stem of an adjective; usu. with a negative connotation
seeming very
垂乳女, 足乳女, たらちめ
See 垂乳根, Archaism
不足前, たらずまえ
deficit, shortage
たらい回し, 盥回し, たらいまわし
Takes suru
1. acrobatic barrel-rolling (performed using the feet while lying on the back)
2. handing something around (within a fixed group of people in a pre-arranged order)
3. handing off a problem to someone else (in order to evade responsibility)
たらしこむ, たらし込む, 誑し込む
Godan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana
to cajole, to deceive, to seduce
Expression, Ichidan verb, after a noun or taru-adjective
to make, to make (something) what it should be, to cause to be
多羅菩薩, たらぼさつ
See 観世音
Tara (female aspect of Avalokitesvara)
Expression, oft. as たらんとする
try to be, want to be
Adverb, Adverb taking the 'to' particle, See たらたら・1, Onomatopoeic or mimetic word
1. drop-by-drop, dripping, dribbling, in a trickle
See だらり
2. loosely (hanging), limply