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どの, 何の
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi), See この・1, See その・1, See あの, Usually in kana
which, what (way)
なんの, 何の
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi)
1. what, what kind of, what sort of
with. neg. sentence
2. no ..., any
Usually in kana, as ...のなんの
3. adds emphasis to the preceding word
Interjection, used to dismiss someone's concerns, words, etc.
4. no, not at all, oh (it's nothing)
悪気, わるぎ
ill will, malice, evil intent
1. too, also, in addition, as well, (not) either (in a negative sentence)
as AもBも
2. both A and B, A as well as B, neither A nor B (in a negative sentence)
used for emphasis or to express absence of doubt regarding a quantity, etc.
3. even, as much as, as many as, as far as, as long as, no less than, no fewer than
often as 〜ても, 〜でも, 〜とも, etc.
4. even if, even though, although, in spite of
Adverb, See もう・3, Colloquialism, Abbreviation
5. further, more, again, another, the other
ある, 有る, 在る
Conjugated: なく
Godan verb, Intransitive, See 居る・いる・1, Usually in kana, usu. of inanimate objects
1. to be, to exist, to live
2. to have
3. to be located
4. to be equipped with
5. to happen, to come about
泣く, 哭く, なく
Godan verb
to cry, to weep, to sob, to howl
鳴く, 啼く, なく
Godan verb, Intransitive
1. to sing (bird)
2. to make sound (animal), to call, to cry, to chirp
Only 鳴く, Mahjong term
3. to make a meld call (e.g. pung, kong)
ない, 無い
Conjugated: なく
Usually in kana
1. nonexistent, not being (there)
2. unowned, not had, unpossessed
See またとない
3. unique
as ...ことがない, etc.; indicates negation, inexperience, unnecessariness or impossibility
4. not, impossible, won't happen
Auxiliary adjective, See ない・1, after the ren'youkei form of an adjective
5. not
亡い, ない
Conjugated: なく
See 無い・1
Conjugated: なく
Suffix, verb-negating suffix; may indicate question or invitation with rising intonation
1. not
See 忙しない, after the root of an adjective
2. emphatic suffix
1. just (now)
2. quite (near)
3. unintentionally, subconsciously, by mistake, against one's better judgement (judgment)
, つい
1. pair, couple, set
See 対句
2. antithesis
3. counter for items that come in pairs
4. counter for sets (of clothes, small furniture, utensils, etc.)
, 竟, 遂, つい
May take 'no'
1. end, final
2. end of life, death
Adverb, See 終ぞ
3. never, not at all
うっかり, ウッカリ
Adverb, Adverb taking the 'to' particle, Takes suru, Onomatopoeic or mimetic word
carelessly, thoughtlessly, inadvertently
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