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彼方
Readings

kanata

anata
English
Pronoun
Usually written using kana alone
beyond, across, the other side, the distance

Kanjis
ON: KUN: かれ, かの, か.の
he, that, the

Stroke: 8 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-3-5 FC: 2424.4


ON: ホウ KUN: かた, -かた, -がた
direction, person, alternative

Stroke: 4 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 2-2-2 FC: 0022.2


Phrases
あちらに着いたら手紙をください。
Parts: 彼方 (あちら) 着く (つく) 手紙 (てがみ) 下さい (ください)
Please write to me when you get there.

その船は、水平線のかなたに消えた。
Parts: 其の (その) (ふね) 水平線 (すいへいせん) 彼方 (かなた) 消える (きえる)
The ship disappeared beyond the horizon.

あちらが私の待っていた人です。
Parts: 彼方 (あちら) (わたし) 待つ (まつ) (ひと)
Over there is the person I've been waiting for.
That's the person I've been waiting for.

こちらはあちらに比べれば全く原始的だった。
Parts: 此方 (こちら) 彼方 (あちら) 比べる (くらべる) 全く (まったく) 原始的 (げんしてき)
This was quite primitive compared to that.

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