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, 刻, 秋, とき
刻 signifies a time of day; 秋 signifies an important time
1. time, hour, moment
Only 時, Adverb
2. occasion, case
3. chance, opportunity, season
4. the times, the age, the day
5. tense
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, じ
1. hour, o'clock
May take 'no', See 緊急時
2. (specified) time, when ..., during ...
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, どき
Noun, used as a suffix, See 食事時, after noun or -masu stem of verb
1. time for ..., time to ...
See 売り時
2. good time to ..., opportunity to ...
See 花見時
3. season
, かた, がた
Noun, used as a suffix, がた when a suffix
1. type, style, model, pattern
2. mold, mould, template, impression
3. kata (set sequence of positions and movements in martial arts), style (in kabuki, noh, etc.), form
4. convention, tradition, (standard) form, formula, usage
5. (set) size, inches (in sizes of displays, disks, image sensors, etc.)
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, がた
Suffix, Honorific or respectful, pluralizing suffix
1. Sirs, Mesdames
also かた
2. around (the time that, etc.), about
がた, ガタ
May take 'no', See ガタガタ・1, See ガタが来る
1. decrepitude, (being) rickety, (state of) falling apart
2. looseness (in machinery), play
, かた, がた
Noun, used as a suffix, がた when a suffix
1. shape, form, style
2. security, collateral
See 銭・1
3. obverse of an old zeni coin
, つの
1. horn, antler
2. antenna, feeler, tentacle (e.g. of a snail)
3. horn-like projection (e.g. peaks of whipped cream)
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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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なんと, 何と
1. what, how
Usually in kana, indicates surprise, admiration, etc.
2. what (a) ...!
3. surprisingly, to my amazement, believe it or not, why, ...!
4. oh my, wow
used when asking for confirmation or approval
5. well, ..., so, ...
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南斗, なんと
See 斗宿, Rare
Chinese "Dipper" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
南都, なんと
See 北都, historical term, Poetical term
1. Nara
See 北嶺・2
2. Kōfuku-ji (Buddhist temple in Nara)