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地図, ちず
map, atlas, chart, plan
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, うえ
May take 'no'
1. above, over, up
2. top, summit, upper part, head (e.g. of a staircase)
3. surface, on (top of)
4. the above (in a piece of writing), earlier part
5. superior, better, higher (position, rank, etc.), upper (class)
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, うわ
upper, upward, outer, surface, top
, かみ
Antonym: 下・しも・1
1. upper reaches (of a river), upper stream
2. top, upper part, upper half (of the body)
3. long ago
4. beginning, first
See 御上・1, Honorific or respectful
5. person of high rank (e.g. the emperor)
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, じょう
1. from the standpoint of, from the viewpoint of, with respect to, in terms of, as a matter of, in view of, so far as ... is concerned
2. on, above, on top of, aboard (a ship or vehicle)
May take 'no'
3. the best, first class, first grade
See 下・2
4. first volume (of a two or three-volume set), first book
Expression, written on a gift's wrapping paper
5. with my compliments
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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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