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, かれ
Pronoun, See 彼女・1
1. he, him
See 彼氏・1
2. boyfriend
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かの, ,
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi), See 彼の・あの, Usually in kana
that well-known ...
あれ, , , あ, アレ
Pronoun, See これ・1, See それ・1, See どれ・1, Usually in kana, indicating something distant from both speaker and listener (in space, time or psychologically), or something understood without naming it directly
1. that, that thing
used to refer to one's equals or inferiors
2. that person
3. then, that time
4. that place (over there)
Colloquialism, euphemistic, esp. アレ
5. down there (i.e. one's genitals)
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Particle, pronounced わ in modern Japanese
1. indicates sentence topic
2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
3. adds emphasis
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, こし, コシ
1. lower back, waist, hips, lumbar region
usu. コシ
2. body (of hair, noodle, paper, etc.), resilience, spring
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, ごし
Noun, used as a suffix
posture, position, pose, attitude
, こし, よう
Counter, Archaism
1. counter for swords, hakama, obi, etc. worn around the waist
Only こし
2. counter for quivers of arrows