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, あめ
1. rain
2. rainy day, rainy weather
See 花札
3. the November suit (in hanafuda)
See more > common
1. at (place, time), in, on, during
2. to (direction, state), toward, into
3. for (purpose)
4. because of (reason), with
5. by, from
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なり, 形, 態
May take 'no', See なりに, Usually in kana
style, way, shape, form, appearance, state
なり, 也
Auxiliary verb, Irregular ru verb, plain form ends with -ri, Usually in kana, Archaism, affirmative; meaning 〜だ、〜である
1. to be
See なる・1, meaning 〜にある、〜にいる; usu. なる
2. to be (location)
Suffix, indicates exact sum on a receipt, envelope, etc.
3. sum of money
鳴り, なり
ringing, sound
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生り, なり
bearing (fruit)
成り, 為り, なり
See 成る・7, Shogi term
being promoted
1. or something, for instance ... (though there are other suitable options)
after dictionary form verb
2. as soon as, right after
after past tense verb
3. while still, with previous state still in effect
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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
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操舵, そうだ
Takes suru
steering (of a boat), steerage
そうだ, 曹達, ソーダ
Usually in kana
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