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, 布,
Noun, used as a suffix, Counter, after a number in the hito-, futa-, mi- counting system
unit of measurement for cloth breadth (30-38 cm)
, 埜, , や, ぬ
1. plain, field
Only の
2. hidden (structural) member
Noun, used as a prefix, See 野ウサギ・2
3. wild
Only や
4. lacking a political post
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
, 之,
Particle, See の・1, Archaism, indicates possessive; 之 used esp. on tombs
's, of, belonging to
, 篦,
1. shaft (of an arrow)
See 矢竹・2
2. arrow bamboo (Pseudosasa japonica)
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