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, 變, へん
1. strange, odd, peculiar, weird, curious, queer, eccentric, funny, suspicious, fishy
2. unexpected
3. change
4. incident, disturbance, disaster, accident
Noun, used as a prefix, See 変ロ短調, Music term
5. flat
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, 大へん, たいへん
1. very, greatly, terribly, awfully
2. immense, enormous, great
3. serious, grave, dreadful, terrible
4. difficult, hard
5. major incident, disaster
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わる, , かわる
Godan verb, Intransitive
1. to change, to be transformed, to be altered, to vary
2. to move to
See 変わった, See 変わっている, usu. as 変わった, 変わっている
3. to be different, to be uncommon, to be unusual
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える, かえる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to change, to alter, to transform, to convert, to turn, to vary
2. to reform, to revise, to amend
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, へんか
Takes suru
1. change, variation, alteration, mutation, transition, transformation, transfiguration, metamorphosis
2. variety, diversity
Linguistics terminology
3. inflection, declension, conjugation
Sumo term
4. sidestepping
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, へんこう
Takes suru
change, modification, alteration, revision, amendment
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わった, かわった
Noun or verb acting prenominally, See 変わる・かわる・3
unusual, abnormal, strange, odd, peculiar, weird, different
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わらない, かわらない
constant, invariant
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, へんどう
Takes suru
change, fluctuation
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わらず, 相らず, あいわらず, あいらず, あいかわらず
Adverb, May take 'no'
as usual, as always, as before, as ever, still
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, へんかく
Takes suru
1. change, transformation, innovation, reform, revolution, revolutionizing, upheaval
2. Reformation
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更届, 更届け, へんこうとどけ
See 在留届, Abbreviation
notification of change, alteration report, registration of modification
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わり, , かわり
1. change, alteration
2. difference, distinction
3. something wrong, abnormality, unusual event, accident, incident
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化球, へんかきゅう
See 直球・1, Baseball term
breaking ball (pitch), curve ball, screwball
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, へんしん
Takes suru
metamorphosis, disguise, transformation, shapeshifting, morphing
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, いっぺん
Takes suru
complete change, about-face
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, 劇, げきへん
Takes suru
sudden change, upheaval
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, せいへん
political disturbance, political change, change of government, political upheaval, overthrowing of a government, coup d'état, revolution
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, へんそう
Takes suru
disguise, masquerade
, いへん
unusual event, strange occurrence, strange phenomenon, something abnormal, change (for the worse), accident, disaster
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生まれわる, うまれかわる
Godan verb
to be born again, to make a fresh start in life
, へんけい
Takes suru, May take 'no'
transformation, variation, metamorphosis, modification, deformation, variety, deformity, monster
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わり, 様, さまがわり
Takes suru
changing completely, transformation
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, へんしつ
Takes suru, May take 'no'
alteration (of character or essence), change in quality, transformation, deterioration, degeneration, transmutation
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, へんかん
Takes suru
change, conversion, transformation
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, へんよう
Takes suru
change in appearance, transformation
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, へんせん
Takes suru
change, transition, vicissitudes
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, きゅうへん
Takes suru
1. sudden turn, sudden change
2. (suddenly occurring) accident, emergency
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, へんぞう
Takes suru
alteration, defacement, debasement, falsification, forgery
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, ふへん
NA-adjective, May take 'no', Antonym: 可変
1. eternal, everlasting, unchangeable, immutable, immovable, constant, permanent, indestructible
Mathematics term
2. invariant
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肝硬, かんこうへん
cirrhosis of the liver
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地殻, ちかくへんどう
Geology term
1. diastrophism, movement and deformation of the earth's crust
2. upheaval (e.g. in politics), seismic shift, earthshaking changes
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, へんしょく
Takes suru, May take 'no'
change of color, change of colour, fading, discoloration, discolouration