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ここ, 此処, 此所, 是, 茲, 爰
Pronoun, See そこ・1, See あそこ・1, See どこ・1, Usually in kana
1. here, this place
2. this point, now
followed by a duration noun
3. these past ... (e.g. three years), these last ...
4. the next ... (e.g. few days), these next ...
See more > common
これ, 此れ, 是, 是れ, 之, 之れ, 維, 惟, 此
Pronoun, See それ・1, See あれ・1, See どれ・1, Usually in kana, indicating an item near the speaker, the action of the speaker, or the current topic
1. this, this one
usu. indicating someone in one's in-group
2. this person
as これから, これまで, etc.
3. now, this point (in time)
dated term
4. here
Adverb, formal or literary term
5. used to stress the subject of a sentence
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こちら, 此方, こっち, こち
Pronoun, See そちら・1, See あちら・1, See どちら・1, Usually in kana, direction close to the speaker or towards the speaker
1. this way, this direction
place close to the speaker or where the speaker is
2. here
something physically close to the speaker
3. this (one)
4. I, me, we, us
Only こちら, someone physically close to the speaker and of equal or higher status
5. this person
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当地, とうち
May take 'no'
this place, here
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さあ, さー
Interjection, used to urge or encourage others
1. come (on), come now, come along, here
indicates resolve
2. all right, okay, here goes
indicates uncertainty or hesitation
3. well, hmm, uh, let's see, I'm not sure, there (we go), ah, oh
used when interrupting someone
4. about that, ..., actually, ...
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here, with this
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ほら, ほれ
look!, see!, here!, there!, hey!
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此処許, 此許, 爰許, ここもと
Pronoun, Archaism
1. here, this area, around here
2. I, me
Interjection, Polite
1. yes, that is correct
2. understood, I see, OK, okay
as a response to a roll call
3. present, here
Colloquialism, with rising intonation
4. pardon?, what's that?, come again?
used when calling for someone's attention or when handing something to someone
5. now, here you go
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こなた, 此方, こんた
Only こなた, See こちら・1, Usually in kana
1. this way, here
2. the person in question, he, she, him, her
3. since (a time in the past), prior to (a time in the future)
4. me
5. you
ご当地, 御当地, ごとうち
this place, where one comes from, here
Interjection, used to get someone's attention or when giving instructions
1. look!, there!, here!
Expression, See それは・2, Colloquialism
2. that is
1. hear
2. here
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Interjection, See はい・2
1. understood, I see, OK, okay
See はい・3, as a response to a roll call
2. present, here
ここのところ, ここの所, 此処の所
Expression, Adverb, Usually in kana
1. of late, lately
2. this part, this point, here
, ジ, ここ.に, し.げる
, ケン, しげ.る, ます, むしろ, ここに
now, here, this, time, year
イチ, イツ, ふで, ここに
brush, finally, self, relate, follow, here, fast, writing brush radical (no. 129)
くらい, ぐらい
Suffix, Particle, also written as 位
1. approximately, about, around, or so
2. to (about) the extent that, (almost) enough that, so ... that ..., at least
3. as ... as ..., like
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高速, こうそく
NA-adjective, May take 'no'
1. high-speed, rapid, express
See 高速道路, Abbreviation
2. highway, freeway, expressway, motorway
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エクスプレス, エキスプレス
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速達, そくたつ
Takes suru
express, special delivery
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至急, しきゅう
May take 'no'
1. urgent, pressing, immediate, prompt, express
2. urgently, promptly, at once, right away, without delay, as soon as possible
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急行, きゅうこう
Takes suru, May take 'no', Antonym: 緩行
1. hurrying (to somewhere), rushing, hastening
See 急行列車, Abbreviation
2. express (train)
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, シ, しめ.す
show, indicate, point out, express, display
オウ, ウ, うた.う
extol, declare, express
ジョ, つい.ず, ついで
express, state, relate, narrate
ジョ, つい.ず, ついで
express, state, relate, narrate
その, 其の, そん
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi), See この・1, See あの, See どの, Usually in kana, something or someone distant from the speaker, close to the listener; actions of the listener, or ideas expressed or understood by the listener
1. that, the
preceding a number
2. part (as in "part two")
Only その, Interjection
3. um ..., er ..., uh ...
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あの, 彼の, あん
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi), See どの, See この・1, See その・1, Usually in kana, someone or something distant from both speaker and listener, or situation unfamiliar to both speaker and listener
that, those, the
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transliteration used in titles, etc.
1. the
2. quintessential, definitive, representative, typical, classic
See いろは順
1. 1st (in a sequence denoted by the iroha system)
Music term, used mainly in key names
2. A (note)