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, じゅう
See 重箱, Abbreviation
1. jūbako, multi-tiered food box
Noun, used as a prefix
2. heavy
3. serious, extreme
Suffix, Counter, See 重・え, counter for layers in the ichi-ni-san counting system
4. -fold, -ply
, , おも
NA-adjective, See 主な, See 主に
1. chief, main, principal, important
See 重あど, Abbreviation, usu. written as オモ
2. main secondary or supporting role (in kyogen)
, え
Suffix, Counter, See 重・じゅう・4, counter for layers in the hito-futa-mi counting system
-fold, -ply
1. that is so, that is right, it looks to me, that's my impression
Expression, after plain form of a verb or adjective
2. people say that, it is said that, I hear that
操舵, そうだ
Takes suru
steering (of a boat), steerage
そうだ, 曹達, ソーダ
Usually in kana
1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
3. but, however, still, and
after the volitional form of a verb
4. regardless of, whether (or not)
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