TAKOBOTO

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ひと, , ヒト
1. man, person
2. human being, mankind, people
Usually in kana
3. human (Homo sapiens), humans as a species
4. character, personality
5. man of talent, true man
この人は画家だ!
, じん
Suffix, indicates nationality, race, origin, etc.
1. -ian (e.g. Italian), -ite (e.g. Tokyoite)
indicates expertise (in a certain field)
2. -er (e.g. performer, etc.), person working with ...
usu. in compound words
3. man, person, people
この人は画家だ!
, と
Suffix
person
この人は画家だ!
, にん
Counter
counter for people
この人は画家だ!
, 出
Noun, used as a suffix
1. coming out, going out, outflow, efflux, rising (of the Sun or the Moon)
2. attending (work), appearing (on stage), one's turn to go on
3. start, beginning
4. origins, background, person (or item) originating from ..., graduate of ..., native of ..., member of ... (lineage)
5. architectural member that projects outward
彼は貴族の出である。
, にて
Particle, indicates location of action; にて is the formal literary form
1. at, in
indicates time of action
2. at, when
indicates means of action
3. by, with
Conjunction
4. and then, so
Only で, Auxiliary, See て, indicates continuing action; alternative form of 〜て used for some verb types
5. and, then
, い
Conjunction, Auxiliary, See ないで・1, Archaism, after a -nai stem
without doing ...
, 為
See 為る・1, Usually in kana, literary form of 為る
to do
それは、おまえの声をよく聞くためだよ。
, 鬆
Usually in kana
1. cavity (in old root vegetables, tofu, metal casting, etc.), pore, hollow, bubble, blowhole
May take 'no'
2. porous, pithy, spongy
,
Auxiliary, See です, Abbreviation, semi-polite copula
be, is
だれ, 簾, 簀垂れ,
Usually in kana
1. bamboo screen, rattan blind
Only すだれ
2. bamboo mat (for rolling sushi)
, わたし
Pronoun, slightly formal or feminine
I, me
この人、あたしをどなりつけるんですよ!
渡し, わたし
1. ferry (crossing), ferry(boat)
Suffix
2. delivery
渡す, わたす
Conjugated: わたし
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to ferry across (e.g. a river), to carry across, to traverse
2. to lay across, to build across
3. to hand over, to hand in, to pass, to give, to transfer
わたしを向こう側へわたしてください。
Particle, pronounced わ in modern Japanese
1. topic marker particle
2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
3. adds emphasis
アメリカ人, アメリカじん
American person
アメリカ人は速く走る車の好きな人が多い。
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