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, 1, 壱, 弌, 壹, いち
Numeric, Prefix, 壱, 弌 and 壹 are used in legal documents
1. one
May take 'no', Suffix
2. best
3. first, foremost
4. beginning, start
Noun, used as a prefix, before a noun
5. a (single), one (of many)
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, イー
, 逸, いっち
most, best
, ひと, ひ, ひい
Prefix, See 一・いち・1, esp. ひと
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, いつ
Numeric, See 一つ・ひとつ・1
1. one
See 一に
2. same (mind, path, etc.)
, 1つ, , ひとつ
1. one
often used in itemized lists
2. for one thing
after a noun
3. only
with a verb in negative form
4. (not) even
5. just (e.g. "just try it")
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, いっぽう
1. one (esp. of two), the other, one way, the other way, one direction, the other direction, one side, the other side, one party, the other party
Conjunction, See 他方・2
2. on the one hand, on the other hand
3. whereas, although, but at the same time, meanwhile, in turn
Noun, used as a suffix, Adverb, after noun, adjective-stem or plain verb
4. just keeps, being inclined to ..., tending to be ..., tending to do ..., continuously ..., just keeps on ...ing, only
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, 1番, いちばん
May take 'no'
1. number one, first, first place
2. best, most
3. game, round, bout
See 試しに
4. as a test, as an experiment, by way of experiment, by way of trial, tentatively
5. song (e.g. in noh), piece
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ひとつがい, , つがい, 1つがい
Usually in kana
pair, couple, brace
じゅういち, 十, 11, ジュウイチ
Only じゅういち, Numeric
1. eleven, 11
2. jack (playing card)
Usually in kana, ateji derived from its call
3. Hodgson's hawk-cuckoo (Cuculus fugax), Horsfield's hawk cuckoo
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, 1日, いちにち, いちじつ, ひとひ, ひとえ
1. one day
Adverb, See 一日中・いちにちじゅう
2. all day (long), throughout the day
See ついたち・1
3. first day of the month
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ひとり, , 1人, 独り, いちにん
esp. 一人, 1人
1. one person
Only ひとり, See 一人で
2. being alone, being by oneself
esp. 独り
3. being single, being unmarried
Adverb, Usually in kana, with neg. sentence
4. just, only, simply
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, 第1, だいいち
May take 'no'
1. first, foremost, number one
2. most important
3. best, greatest
4. above all, besides, in any case, to begin with
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, とういつ
Takes suru
unity, consolidation, uniformity, unification, compatible
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生懸命, 生けん命, いっしょうけんめい
NA-adjective, Adverb, See 一所懸命, yojijukugo
very hard, with utmost effort, with all one's might, for dear life
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いっぱい, , 1杯, ぱい, 1ぱい,
May take 'no'
1. amount necessary to fill a container (e.g. cupful, spoonful, etc.), drink (usu. alcoholic)
2. full
3. one squid, octopus, crab, etc., one boat
Adverb, Usually in kana
4. fully, to capacity
5. a lot, much
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, いちじ
1. one o'clock
2. once, at one time, formerly, before
May take 'no', in weather forecasts, indicates that a given condition will hold for less than one-quarter of the forecast period
3. for a time, for a while, for the time being, for the present, for the moment, temporarily
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, 1度, たび, ひと度, とたび, いちど, ひとたび
1. once, one time, on one occasion
Only ひとたび
2. temporarily, for a moment
Only いちど
3. one degree, one tone, one musical interval
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1月, , いちがつ
1. January
2. first month of the lunar calendar
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, くっぴん, クッピン
See おいちょかぶ
scoring combination of a 9 and a 1 in oicho-kabu
, いったい
Adverb, before an interrogative, forms an emphatic question
1. (what) the heck, (why) in the world, (who) on earth
2. one object, one body, unity
3. one form, one style
4. one Buddhist image (or carving, etc.)
See 一体に
5. generally, in general
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11月, 十, 一月, じゅういちがつ
1. November
2. eleventh month of the lunar calendar
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, いっそう
Adverb, May take 'no'
1. much more, still more, all the more, more than ever
2. single layer (or storey, etc.)
See いっそ, Archaism
3. rather, sooner, preferably
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ひととき, ひと時, , いっとき
Usually in kana
1. a (short) time, a while, moment
2. one time (in the past), a period, former times
3. two-hour period
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10月, 十月, 〇月, じゅうがつ
1. October
2. tenth month of the lunar calendar
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, ゆいいつ, ゆいつ, ゆういつ
May take 'no', Adverb
only, sole, unique
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, 1回, いっかい
once, one time, one round, one game, one bout, one heat, one inning
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昨年, おと年, おととし, いっさくねん
year before last
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12月, 十二月, 二月, じゅうにがつ
1. December
2. twelfth month of the lunar calendar
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月立ち, 月立, 朔, , つきたち
1. first day of the month
2. first ten days of the lunar month
, 1本, いっぽん
See 本・ほん・5
1. one long cylindrical thing, one film, TV show, etc., one goal, home run, etc., one telephone call
2. one version
3. one book, a certain book
Martial arts term
4. ippon, one point, a blow
See 半玉・はんぎょく
5. geisha
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, いってい, いちじょう
May take 'no', Takes suru, NA-adjective
fixed, settled, constant, definite, uniform, regularized, regularised, defined, standardized, standardised, certain, prescribed
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, いっき
1. one breath
Interjection, chanted repeatedly as a party cheer
2. chug!, drink!
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1万, , 10000, 〇〇〇〇, いちまん
10,000, ten thousand
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, 1億, いちおく
100,000,000, one hundred million
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, いっさい
May take 'no'
1. all, everything, entirety, the whole
Adverb, with neg. verb
2. absolutely (not), (not) at all, (none) whatsoever, without exception
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, いっか, いっけ
1. a family, a household, a home, one's family, whole family
2. (one's own) style, school
3. gang, (yakuza) family
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, まんいち, ばんいち, まんいつ, ばんいつ
1. (unlikely event of) emergency, the worst(-case scenario), 10000 to 1
2. (if) by some chance, by some possibility, in the unlikely event that
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