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泣ける, なける
Conjugated: なけれ
Ichidan verb, Intransitive
to shed tears, to be moved to tears
泣く, 哭く, なく
Conjugated: なけれ
Godan verb
to cry, to weep, to sob, to howl
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鳴く, 啼く, なく
Conjugated: なけれ
Godan verb, Intransitive
1. to make sound (of an animal), to call, to cry, to whine, to sing, to chirp
Only 鳴く, Mahjong term
2. to make a meld call (e.g. pung, kong)
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ない, 無い
Conjugated: なけれ...
Usually in kana
1. nonexistent, not being (there)
2. unowned, not had, unpossessed
See またとない
3. unique, impossible, won't happen
Auxiliary adjective, after the -te form of a verb
4. to not be, to have not
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ある, 有る, 在る
Conjugated: なけれ...
Godan verb, Intransitive, See 居る・いる・1, Usually in kana, usu. of inanimate objects
1. to be, to exist, to live
2. to have
3. to be located
4. to be equipped with
5. to happen, to come about
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なければならない, なければなりません, なければいけない, なければいけません, ねばならぬ, ねばならない, ねばなりません, なければならぬ, なけばならない
have to do, must, should, ought to
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亡い, ない
Conjugated: なけれ...
See 無い・1
Conjugated: なけれ...
Suffix, verb-negating suffix; may indicate question or invitation with rising intonation
1. not
See 忙しない, after the root of an adjective
2. emphatic suffix
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なけれ, 無ければ
Expression, Usually in kana
1. if (it) doesn't exist, if there is no ..., if (one) doesn't have ...
2. if not ..., unless ...
See なければならない, Abbreviation
3. have to ..., must ...
ねばなるまい, なければなるまい
Expression, See ねばならない, after neg. verb stem
ought to (verb), should (verb)
なければならない, でなければいけない, でなければならぬ
Expression, See である, See なければならない
having to be, must be, should be, ought to be
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さもなけれ, 然もなけれ, 然も無ければ
Conjunction, Usually in kana
otherwise, or else, if not
なけれ, でないと
without, but if, otherwise, or else
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otherwise, or else, if not
差し支えなけれ, 差しつかえなけれ, さしつかえなけれ
Expression, See 差し支え・さしつかえ
if it's alright, if you don't mind my asking, if it's all the same to you
万止むを得なけれ, 万已むを得なけれ, ばんやむをえなけれ
if necessary, when unavoidable
遠慮なければ近憂あり, 遠慮無ければ近憂あり, えんりょなければきんゆうあり
Expression, Proverb
plan ahead or you will soon have worries
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