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行為, こうい
act, deed, conduct
彼は自分の行為を正当化しようとしている。
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なのだ, なんだ
Auxiliary, See のだ
1. it is assuredly that ..., can say with confidence that ...
Only なんだ, after the -nai stem of a verb, Dialect: Kansai-ben
2. did not ...
これは一押しのレストランなんだ。
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なんだ, 何だ, なーんだ, なあんだ
Interjection, Usually in kana
1. what!, oh
Only なんだ
2. what the heck, damn
「そっか。暇なら掃除しといて。」「なんだそれ。兄貴をアゴで使うなよ。」
, 泪, 涕, なみだ, なみた, なだ, なんだ
1. tear, tears, lachrymal secretion
2. sympathy
2粒の涙が彼女のほおを流れ落ちた。
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, ろう
Counter, See 浪人・2
person who has spent X years after graduating high school attempting to get admitted to (a specific) university
, ろう
Noun, used as a prefix, Noun, used as a suffix
1. old age, old people, the old, the aged, senior, elder
Pronoun, Archaism, Humble, used by the elderly
2. I, me, my humble self
その老医師は自分の仕事に誇りを持っている。
, ろう
labor, labour, toil, trouble, pains, work, effort, striving
労なくして益なし。
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, ろう
Suffix, 太郎, 次郎, 三郎, etc., used in men's names
1. nth son
2. lang, official title in ancient China
Archaism
3. man, young man
addressed by women
4. my husband, my lover
5. nth child (male and female)
, ろう
Buddhist term
1. year in the Buddhist order (after the completion of the first meditation retreat)
2. becoming more experienced with age, social status based on this experience
, ろう
solder
露宇, 露烏, ろう
May take 'no'
Russia and Ukraine
, ろう
NA-adjective, Obsolete term
narrowness, meanness, humbleness, lowliness
ろう, 蝋, 蠟, ロウ
Usually in kana
wax
, 籠, 篭, ろう
1. prison, jail, gaol
'taru' adjective, See 牢として, Obsolete term
2. firm, solid, strong
, ろう
deafness
, ろう
See 二十八宿, See 白虎・びゃっこ・2, Astronomy term
Chinese "Bond" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
, 樓, ろう
Noun, used as a suffix, suffix used in names
1. tower, tall building, belvedere
2. turret, lookout, watchtower
Archaism
3. brothel
, ろう
Buddhist term
1. offering ceremony held on the third day of the dog after the winter solstice
2. twelfth month of the lunisolar calendar
See 臈
3. year in the Buddhist order (after the completion of the first meditation retreat)
, ろう
corridor, passage, hall
, りょう, ろう
See 生き霊・いきりょう・1, See 死霊・しりょう, Archaism
vengeful spirit, revengeful ghost
これで彼の霊も浮かばれるだろう。
, ろー, ろう
See 六・ろく, Abbreviation, used when counting by twos
1. six
Expression, See だろう・2, Colloquialism, after past tense or past-continuous verb
2. right?, isn't it?
, , ,
Particle, at sentence end; used as a request for confirmation or agreement
1. right?, isn't it?, doesn't it?, don't you?, don't you think?
Interjection
2. hey, say, listen, look, come on
at sentence end; used to express one's thoughts or feelings
3. you know, you see, I must say, I should think
at sentence end; used to make an informal request
4. will you?, please
at the end of a non-final clause; used to draw the listener's attention to something
5. so, ..., well, ..., you understand?
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, , ,
Expression, See 無い・1, Colloquialism
nonexistent, not being (there), not having