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, だい
Prefix, NA-adjective
1. large, big, great, huge, vast, major, important, serious, severe, prominent, eminent, distinguished
Suffix
2. -sized, as big as, the size of
See 大学・1, Abbreviation
3. university
4. large (e.g. serving size), large option
See 大の月
5. long month (i.e. having 31 days)
大か、小か。
, , おおい
Only 大い, Archaic/formal form of na-adjective, See 大いなる, See 大いに, Archaism
1. big, large, great
Prefix, See 従・ひろい, also written as 正
2. greater (of equal court ranks), upper, senior
, おお
Prefix, See 大・だい・1
1. large, big, great, major, important, serious, heavy, loud
2. older, senior
3. final, ultimate
4. rough, broad, general
大か、小か。
, たい
Prefix, See 大正, Abbreviation
nth year in the Taishō era (1912.7.30-1926.12.25)
大か、小か。
, , おおき
Prefix, Archaism
1. great, grand, large
See 従・ひろき, also written as 正
2. greater (of equal court ranks), upper, senior
NA-adjective, See 大きに
3. a great deal, very much
切な, せつない
Conjugated: 切な
1. painful, heartrending, trying
2. oppressive, suffocating, miserable
See more > common
こと, 事, 縡, こん
Usually in kana
1. thing, matter
2. incident, occurrence, event, something serious, trouble, crisis
3. circumstances, situation, state of affairs
4. work, business, affair
5. after an inflectable word, creates a noun phrase indicating something the speaker does not feel close to
「U.F.Oとは何を表しているの」「未確認飛行物体のことだと思う」
See more > common
, 箏, 筝, こと, そう
1. koto (13-stringed Japanese zither)
Only こと, Archaism
2. stringed instrument
Only 箏, Only 筝
3. zheng (Chinese zither), guzheng
彼女は琴を弾くことがとても好きだ。
See more > common
古都, こと
ancient city, former capital
この古都に何か新しいものがあることは、だれでも知っている。
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, 殊, こと, け
Only こと, NA-adjective, Noun, used as a prefix, Archaism
1. difference (from one another), different thing, other
2. unusual, extraordinary
糊塗, こと
Takes suru
patching up (e.g. a failure), covering up (e.g. a mistake), glossing over
こと
Particle, particle always used at sentence-end
1. particle indicating a command
Female term or language, often as ことね
2. particle indicating mild enthusiasm
3. particle indicating a gentle interrogative
at sentence end as ことよ
4. particle used to soften a judgment or conclusion
, げん, こと
word, remark, statement
彼の言に従って行動するのはりこうではない。
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, 若, ごと, こと, もころ
Adverb, See 如し
like, similar to, same as
, 出
Noun, used as a suffix
1. coming out, going out, outflow, efflux, rising (of the Sun or the Moon)
2. attending (work), appearing (on stage), one's turn to go on
3. start, beginning
4. origins, background, person (or item) originating from ..., graduate of ..., native of ..., member of ... (lineage)
5. architectural member that projects outward
彼は貴族の出である。
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, にて
Particle, indicates location of action; にて is the formal literary form
1. at, in, when
indicates means of action
2. by, with
Conjunction
3. and then, so
Only で, See よ・1, at sentence-end; indicates certainty, emphasis, etc., Dialect: Kansai-ben
4. let me tell you, don't you know
See more > common
, い
Conjunction, Auxiliary, See ないで・1, Archaism, after a -nai stem
without doing ...
, 為
See 為る・1, Usually in kana, literary form of 為る
to do
1月30日、31日は葬式のため休みます。
, 鬆
Usually in kana
1. cavity (in old root vegetables, tofu, metal casting, etc.), pore, hollow, bubble, blowhole
May take 'no'
2. porous, pithy, spongy
,
Auxiliary, See です, Abbreviation, semi-polite copula
be, is
だれ, 簾, 簀垂れ,
Usually in kana
1. bamboo screen, rattan blind
Only すだれ
2. bamboo mat (for rolling sushi)