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なら, なら
Auxiliary, hypothetical form of the copula だ, from なり and sometimes classed as a particle
1. if, in case, if it is the case that, if it is true that
Only なら
2. as for, on the topic of
Conjunction, See それなら, Colloquialism, Abbreviation
3. if that's the case, if so, that being the case
Only ならば
4. if possible, if circumstances allow
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奈良, なら
Nara (city, prefecture)
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なら, 楢, 柞, 枹
Usually in kana
oak (esp. Quercus serrata)
なる, 成る, 為る
Conjugated: なら...
Godan verb, Intransitive, Usually in kana
1. to become, to get, to grow, to turn, to reach, to attain
2. to result in, to turn out, to end up, to prove (to be)
as ...からなる or ...よりなる
3. to consist of, to be composed of, to be made up of
4. to be completed, to be realized, to succeed, to be attained, to be accomplished
5. to change (into), to turn (into), to transform
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鳴る, なる
Conjugated: なら...
Godan verb, Intransitive
to sound, to ring, to resound, to echo, to roar, to rumble
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なる, 生る
Conjugated: なら...
Godan verb, Intransitive, Usually in kana
to bear fruit
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並ぶ, 列ぶ, 双ぶ, なら
Godan verb, Intransitive
1. to line up, to stand in a line
2. to rival, to match, to equal
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習う, なら
Godan verb, Transitive
to take lessons in, to be taught, to learn (from a teacher), to study (under a teacher), to get training in
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並べる, 双べる, ならべる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to line up, to set up, to arrange in a line
2. to enumerate, to itemize
3. to be equal (to), to compare well (with), to be as good (as)
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ならない, なら, なら, なりません
Expression, usu. ...てならない or ...でならない
1. cannot help (doing, etc.), cannot resist, cannot bear not to
usu. ...てはならない or ...ではならない
2. must not ..., should not ..., have to ..., ought to ...
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並び替える, 並びかえる, 並び変える, 並替える, 並変える, ならびかえる
Ichidan verb, See 並べ替える・ならべかえる
to reorganize, to rearrange, to put (things) in order
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鳴らす, なら
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to ring, to sound, to chime, to beat, to snort (nose), to snap (fingers), to crack (joints)
2. to be popular, to be esteemed, to be reputed
3. to state, to insist, to complain
4. to fart (loudly)
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Expression, May take 'no'
1. distinctive of, characteristic of, uniquely applying to, special to
usu. accompanied by a verb in negative form
2. but, except, without, but for
並び, なら
line, row, rank, list
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並びに, 並に, ならびに
and (also), both ... and, as well as
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慣らす, 馴らす, なら
Godan verb, Transitive, esp. 慣らす
1. to accustom, to train (e.g. one's ear)
esp. 馴らす
2. to tame, to domesticate, to train (an animal)
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習い, なら
as is habit, the way life normally is
なら, 均す, 平す
Godan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana
1. to make even, to make smooth, to make level, to flatten
2. to average
なら, 倣う, 傚う, 慣らう
Godan verb, Intransitive, Usually in kana
to imitate, to follow, to emulate
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奈落, 那落, 捺落, なら
Buddhist term
1. Naraka, Hell, Hades
2. very bottom, the end, worst possible circumstances
Only 奈落
3. trap room (of a theatre), below-stage basement
均し, 平し, なら
average, leveling, levelling
慣らし, 馴らし, なら, ナラシ
running-in, breaking in (e.g. engine, etc.), accustomizing, warming up
奈良県, ならけん
Nara prefecture (Kinki area)
馴らし手, ならして
ならたけ, 楢茸, ナラタケ
Usually in kana
honey fungus (Armillaria mellea), honey mushroom
並んで, ならんで
alongside, side-by-side, abreast
習わし, 慣わし, ならわし
May take 'no'
custom, habit, customary practice
奈良時代, 平城時代, 寧楽時代, ならじだい
Nara period (710-794 CE)
並び無い, 並びない, ならびない
unparalleled, unparallelled, unequaled, unequalled, unique
並びなき, 並び無き, ならびなき
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi)
unparalleled, unparallelled, unequaled, unequalled, unique
並べ方, ならべかた
並べ替え, ならべかえ
Takes suru, Computer terminology
sort, sorting
並び線, ならびせん
Computer terminology
alignment line
奈良朝, ならちょう
See 奈良時代・ならじだい
1. Nara period (710-794)
2. imperial court during Nara period
ナラティブ, ナラティヴ
narrative, story