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傍ら
側ら
Irregular okurigana usage

Irregular okurigana usage
Readings

katawara
English
May take the particle 'no'
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Adverb (fukushi)
See also: 傍らに
side, edge, beside, besides, nearby

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Adverb (fukushi)
Usually written using kana alone
while (doing), in addition to, at the same time

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Grammar
かたわら, ~かたわら (傍ら): beside, not only, ...also (This expression is only used in writing)
Kanjis
ON: ボウ KUN: かたわ.ら, わき, おか-, はた, そば
bystander, side, besides, while, nearby, third person

Stroke: 12 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 1-2-10 FC: 2022.2


ON: ソク KUN: かわ, がわ, そば
side, lean, oppose, regret

Stroke: 11 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-2-9 FC: 2220.0


ON: ボウ, ホウ KUN: つくり, かたがた, かたわら
RHS of character, at same time

Stroke: 10 SKIP: 2-2-8 FC: 0022.2


ON: キョウ KUN: わき, わけ
armpit, the other way, another place, flank, supporting role

Stroke: 10 SKIP: 1-4-6 FC: 7422.2


Phrases
メアリーは読書をしており、1匹の猫がかたわらで眠っていた。
Parts: 読書 (どくしょ) 居る (おる) (ひき) (ねこ) 傍ら (かたわら) 眠る (ねむる)
Mary was reading, with a cat sleeping beside her.

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