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行為, こうい
act, deed, conduct
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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 ...
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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
, 泪, 涕, なみだ, なみた, なだ, なんだ
1. tear, tears, lachrymal secretion
2. sympathy
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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
, ろう
labor, labour, toil, trouble, pains, work, effort, striving
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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
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
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
, 籠, 篭, ろう
1. prison, jail, gaol
'taru' adjective, See 牢として, Obsolete term
2. firm, solid, strong
, ろう
, 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
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
, 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?
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