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では無い
Readings
ではない
dehanai
English
Expression
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
Usually written using kana alone
is not, am not, are not

Conjugated forms
Present, Future ではない
is [x]
ではなくない
is not [x]
Past ではなかった
was [x]
ではなくなかった
was not [x]
Te-form, Continuative ではなくて
is [x] and...
ではなくなくて
is not [x] and...
Kanjis
ON: ム, ブ KUN: な.い
nothingness, none, ain't, nothing, nil, not

Stroke: 12 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-2-10 FC: 8033.3


Phrases
貝は好きではない。
Parts: (かい) 好き (すき) では無い (ではない)
I don't like shellfish.

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