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なる, 成る, 為る
Godan verb, Intransitive, Usually in kana
1. to become, to get, to grow, to be, to reach, to attain
2. to result in, to prove to be
3. to consist of, to be composed of
4. to succeed, to be complete
5. to change into, to be exchanged for
鳴る, なる
Godan verb, Intransitive
to sound, to ring, to resound, to echo, to roar, to rumble
なる, 生る
Godan verb, Intransitive, Usually in kana
to bear fruit
Suffix, Noun or verb acting prenominally, See 也・なり・2, Archaism
1. that is in
2. who is called, that is called
3. that is
Interjection, See なるほど, Slang, Abbreviation
4. I see
NA-adjective, See ナルシシスト, Abbreviation, Slang
なるほど, なる, 成る程, 成程, 成るほど, ナルホド
Expression, Interjection, Adverb, Usually in kana
I see, that's right, indeed
なるべく, 成るべく, 成る可く
Adverb, Usually in kana
as much as possible, wherever practicable, if possible
鳴門, 鳴戸, なる
from 鳴門海峡
1. strait with a roaring tidal ebb and flow, whirlpool, maelstrom
See 鳴門巻き, Abbreviation
2. kamaboko with a spiral whirlpool-like pattern
Food term
3. cooking technique where ingredients are cut in a spiral pattern
Only 鳴門
4. Naruto, city in NE Tokushima pref
5. Naruto Strait
ナル, NULLPO, ヌルポ, ぬるぽ, なるぽ
Computer terminology, Usually in kana
1. null pointer exception (esp. in Java)
Slang, esp. ぬるぽ
2. nonsense, rubbish
なる, なるはや
Adverb, See なるべく早く, Colloquialism, Abbreviation
as soon as possible, ASAP
鳴子, なる
なるたけ, 成る丈, 成るたけ, なるだけ
Adverb, Usually in kana
as much as possible, if possible
nargile, nargileh, hookah
ナルシー, ナルラー, ナルちゃん
See ナルシシスト, Abbreviation, Slang
Expression, Adverb, See 成程・なるほど, See 臍・1, Colloquialism, Humorous term
I see, that's right!, indeed
See なるほど, Colloquialism, Humorous term
I see
鳴神, 鳴る神, 雷, なるかみ
鳴門巻, 鳴門巻き, なるとまき
See 蒲鉾・かまぼこ, Food term
kamaboko with a spiral whirlpool-like pattern
ナル文字列, ナルもじれつ
Computer terminology
null string
なるこゆり, 鳴子百合, ナルコユリ
Usually in kana
Solomon's seal (Polygonatum falcatum)
ナルト走り, ナルトばしり
Naruto run, running with one's arms outstretched behind, as in the anime Naruto
See ナルキッソス
なるようになる, なる様になる, 成るように成る, 成る様に成る
Expression, Usually in kana, Proverb
let nature take its course, whatever will be, will be
鳴門若布, なるとわかめ
See 若布・わかめ
Naruto wakame, mild-flavoured wakame from Tokushima prefecture
なるべく早く, 成るべく早く, なるべくはやく
Expression, Adverb, See 成るべく・なるべく
as soon as possible, as quickly as possible, speedily, without delay, ASAP
菜類, なる, さいるい
(edible) greens, leafy greens, vegetables
鳴門金時, なると金時, なるときんとき
See 金時・きんとき・3
Naruto kintoki, sweet potato grown in sandy soil
ナルシシズム, ナルシズム
ナルシシスム, ナルチシズム
ナルシシスト, ナルシスト
ヌル型, ナル, ヌルがた, ナルがた
Computer terminology
null type
亡くなる, なくなる
Godan verb, Intransitive
to die
なくなる, 無くなる
Godan verb, Intransitive, Usually in kana
1. to be lost (e.g. luggage), to be missing
2. to be used up, to be run out, to be exhausted, to be consumed, to be reduced to zero, to not occur any more
3. to disappear (e.g. pain), to be lost (e.g. a dream, confidence)
なる, 異る, ことなる
Godan verb, Intransitive
to differ, to vary, to disagree
コン, なる
border or band on the edge of a dress
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