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いくら何でも
幾ら何でも
Readings
いくらなんでも
ikuranandemo
English
Expression
Usually written using kana alone
no matter how you put it, whatever the circumstances may be, say what you like, no matter how you look at it

Kanjis
ON: KUN: なに, なん, なに-, なん-
what

Stroke: 7 Grade: 2 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 1-2-5 FC: 2122.2


ON: KUN: いく-, いく.つ, いく.ら
how many, how much, how far, how long, some, several

Stroke: 12 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 4-12-4 FC: 2225.5


Phrases
先日、パソコンショップでSIMMの掴み取りをやっていた。いくらなんでもマニアックすぎる。
Parts: 先日 (せんじつ) パソコンショップ (パソコン・ショップ) 掴み取り (つかみどり) 遣る (やっていた) 幾ら何でも (いくらなんでも) マニアック 過ぎる (すぎる)
I grabbed as much SIMM as possible in the computer shop the other day. Say what you like, it was more than just enthusiasm.

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