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, そと, と
1. outside, exterior
2. the open (air)
Antonym: うち・6
3. other place, somewhere else, outside one's group (family, company, etc.)
See more > common
ほか, 他,
May take 'no'
1. other (place, thing, person), the rest
Usually in kana, esp. 外
2. outside, beyond
Adverb, See ほかない, as 〜ほか〜ない, usu. after より or the dictionary form of a verb
3. nothing except, nothing but, nothing apart from, nothing aside from, no choice (but to)
often as ほかに
4. besides..., in addition to...
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よそ, 余所, 他所,
May take 'no', See 他所・たしょ・1, Usually in kana
1. another place, somewhere else, strange parts
Antonym: 内・うち・6
2. outside (one's family or group), someone else, other people
See よそにする, as 〜をよそに, 〜をよそにして, etc.
3. not caring for, being indifferent to, taking little notice of, ignoring, neglecting
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, がい
Suffix, Antonym: 内・ない
outside of, not covered by
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, から
May take 'no'
emptiness, vacuum, blank
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, 骸, から
shell, husk, hull, pod, chaff
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, 韓, 漢, から
Noun, used as a prefix, Archaism
China (sometimes also used in ref. to Korea or other foreign countries)
1. from (e.g. time, place, numerical quantity), since
2. from (originator), by
follows verbs, adjectives
3. because
4. out of (constituent, part)
5. through (e.g. window, vestibule)
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掛絡, 掛落, 掛羅, から
See 袈裟・1, See 絡子・らくす, Archaism
1. Zen monk's waistcoat (short, informal kasaya)
2. ring (usu. made of ivory) attached to this waistcoat
See 根付け
3. netsuke, item attached to a netsuke
, 柄, から
1. trunk, stem, stalk
2. shaft (of an arrow)
3. handle