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人口, じんこう
1. population
2. common talk
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Particle, pronounced わ in modern Japanese
1. topic marker particle
2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
3. adds emphasis
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ニューヨーク, 紐育, 紐約, 新約克
Usually in kana
New York
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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
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わずか, 僅か, 纔か
NA-adjective, May take 'no', Usually in kana
1. (a) little, (a) few, slight, small (amount), trifling, meagre, meager
2. only, just, merely
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