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愛情 あいじょう
aijou
noun no-adjective love, affection
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合図 あいず
aizu
noun auxillary suru verb sign, signal
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アイスクリーム
aisukuriimu
noun ice cream, icecream
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愛する あいする
aisuru
suru verb (special) transitive verb to love
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相手 あいて
aite
  1. noun companion, partner, company
  2. other party, addressee
  3. opponent (sports, etc.)
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生憎 あいにく
ainiku
na-adjective adverb noun no-adjective usually kana unfortunately, Sorry, but ...
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アイロン
airon
noun (electric) iron
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合う あう
au
  1. Godan-u verb intransitive verb to come together, to merge, to unite, to meet
  2. to fit, to match, to suit, to agree with, to be correct
  3. to be profitable, to be equitable
  4. suffix Godan-u verb (after the -masu stem of a verb) to do ... to each other, to do ... together
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アウト
auto
noun out
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明かり あかり
akari
  1. noun light, illumination, glow, gleam
  2. lamp, light
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あき
aki
noun (temporal) autumn, fall
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空き あき
aki
  1. noun space, room, emptiness, gap
  2. opening, vacancy, empty seat
  3. free time, time to spare
  4. disuse, unused thing
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明らか あきらか
akiraka
na-adjective noun obvious, evident, clear, plain
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諦める あきらめる
akirameru
Ichidan verb transitive verb to give up, to abandon (hope, plans), to resign oneself (to)
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飽きる あきる
akiru
Ichidan verb intransitive verb to get tired of, to lose interest in, to have enough
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空く あく
aku
  1. Godan-ku verb intransitive verb to open (e.g. doors)
  2. to open (e.g. business, etc.)
  3. to be empty
  4. to be vacant, to be available, to be free
  5. to be open (e.g. neckline, etc.)
  6. to have been opened (of one's eyes, mouth, etc.)
  7. to come to an end
  8. Godan-ku verb transitive verb to open (one's eyes, mouth, etc.)
  9. Godan-ku verb intransitive verb to have a hole, to form a gap, to have an interval (between events)
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あく
aku
noun evil, wickedness
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握手 あくしゅ
akushu
noun auxillary suru verb handshake
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悪魔 あくま
akuma
noun devil, demon, fiend, Satan, evil spirit
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上げる あげる
ageru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to raise, to elevate
  2. to do up (one's hair)
  3. to fly (a kite, etc.), to launch (fireworks, etc.), to surface (a submarine, etc.)
  4. to land (a boat)
  5. to deep-fry
  6. to show someone (into a room)
  7. (uk) to summon (for geishas, etc.)
  8. to send someone (away)
  9. to enrol (one's child in school), to enroll
  10. to increase (price, quality, status, etc.), to develop (talent, skill), to improve
  11. to make (a loud sound), to raise (one's voice)
  12. to earn (something desirable)
  13. to praise
  14. to give (an example, etc.), to cite
  15. to summon up (all of one's energy, etc.)
  16. to arrest
  17. to nominate
  18. polite language to give
  19. to offer up (incense, a prayer, etc.) to the gods (or Buddha, etc.)
  20. to bear (a child)
  21. to conduct (a ceremony, esp. a wedding)
  22. Ichidan verb intransitive verb (of the tide) to come in
  23. Ichidan verb intransitive verb transitive verb to vomit
  24. auxiliary verb Ichidan verb usually kana polite language to do for (the sake of someone else)
  25. suffix Ichidan verb to complete ...
  26. humble language to humbly do ...
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浅い あさい
asai
  1. adjective shallow, superficial
  2. slight (wound), light (sleep), pale (colour), inadequate (knowledge)
  3. short (time), early, young
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預ける あずける
azukeru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to give into custody, to leave (a child) in the care of, to entrust, to deposit
  2. to lean on, to put one's weight on
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あせ
ase
  1. noun sweat, perspiration
  2. moisture, condensation
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あたい
atai
  1. noun no-adjective price, cost
  2. value, worth, merit
  3. mathematics value, count, number
  4. computer term variable (computer programming, programing)
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与える あたえる
ataeru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to give (esp. to someone of lower status), to bestow, to grant, to confer, to present, to award
  2. to provide, to afford, to offer, to supply
  3. to assign
  4. to cause
  5. computer term to pass (a variable to a function)
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温かい あたたかい
atatakai
adjective warm, mild, genial
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温める あたためる
atatameru
Ichidan verb transitive verb to warm, to heat
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当たり あたり
atari
  1. noun hit
  2. success
  3. guess, prediction
  4. affability, friendliness
  5. sensation, touch
  6. bruise (on fruit)
  7. situation in which a stone or chain of stones may be captured on the next move (in the game of go)
  8. bite (of a fish on a hook), strike
  9. suffix per, each
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扱う あつかう
atsukau
Godan-u verb transitive verb to handle, to deal with, to treat
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悪口 あっこう
akkou
noun auxillary suru verb abuse, insult, slander, evil speaking, bad mouth
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アップ
appu
  1. noun noun (suffix) auxillary suru verb increasing
  2. noun auxillary suru verb abbreviation uploading
  3. noun abbreviation close-up
  4. noun auxillary suru verb abbreviation finishing shooting (of a film, etc.)
  5. noun up (i.e. of a woman's hair)
  6. being up (i.e. leading in sports)
  7. abbreviation warming up
  8. noun (suffix) being over, being finished
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集まり あつまり
atsumari
noun gathering, meeting, assembly, collection, attendance
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宛てる あてる
ateru
Ichidan verb transitive verb to address
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あと
ato
  1. noun no-adjective behind, rear
  2. after, later
  3. after one's death
  4. remainder, the rest
  5. descendant, successor, heir
  6. archaism past, previous
  7. adverbial noun more (e.g. five more minutes)
あと
ato
  1. noun trace, tracks, mark, sign
  2. remains, ruins
  3. scar
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あな
ana
  1. noun noun (suffix) hole
  2. deficit, shortage, missing person (in a team, meeting, etc.)
  3. vacancy, opening
  4. flaw
  5. profitable place (or item, etc.) not well known by others
  6. upset victory (with a large payoff)
  7. slang pit (of a theater)
  8. archaism hiding place
  9. archaism underbelly (of society, etc.)
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浴びる あびる
abiru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to dash over oneself (e.g. water), to bathe, to bask in (e.g. the sun), to be flooded with (e.g. light), to shower
  2. to suffer (e.g. an attack), to have abuse heaped upon, to draw criticism upon oneself
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あぶく
abuku
noun bubble, foam, froth, head on beer
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あぶら
abura
noun oil
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余り あまり
amari
  1. na-adjective adverb no-adjective noun noun (suffix) usually kana remainder, rest, balance, remains, scraps, residue, remnant
  2. adverb not very (with negative sentence), not much
  3. adverb no-adjective surplus, excess, fullness, too much
  4. adverb overjoyed, overwhelmed
  5. noun (suffix) more than, over
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誤り あやまり
ayamari
noun error, mistake, slip, bug
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あら
ara
  1. noun leftovers (after filleting a fish)
  2. rice chaff
  3. flaw (esp. of a person)
  4. prefix rough, roughly
  5. crude, raw, natural, wild
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有らゆる あらゆる
arayuru
pre-noun adjectival usually kana all, every
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現す あらわす
arawasu
  1. Godan-su verb transitive verb to reveal, to show, to display
  2. to express
  3. to represent, to signify, to stand for
  4. to make widely known
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著す あらわす
arawasu
Godan-su verb transitive verb to write, to publish
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現れ あらわれ
araware
noun embodiment, manifestation, materialization, materialisation, expression, indication
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現れる あらわれる
arawareru
  1. Ichidan verb intransitive verb to appear, to come in sight, to become visible, to come out, to embody, to materialize, to materialise
  2. to be expressed (e.g. emotions), to become apparent (e.g. trends, effects)
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在る ある
aru
  1. Godan-ru verb (irregular) intransitive verb usually kana to be (usu. of inanimate objects), to exist, to live
  2. to have
  3. to be located
  4. to be equipped with
  5. to happen, to come about
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ある
aru
pre-noun adjectival usually kana a certain ..., some ...
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或いは あるいは
aruiha
adverb conjunction Expression usually kana or, possibly
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アルバム
arubamu
noun album
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合わせる あわせる
awaseru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to match (rhythm, speed, etc.)
  2. to join together, to unite, to combine, to add up
  3. to face, to be opposite (someone)
  4. to compare, to check with
  5. to cause to meet (e.g. an unpleasant fate)
  6. to place together, to connect, to overlap
  7. to mix, to combine
  8. to put blade to blade, to fight
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慌てる あわてる
awateru
  1. Ichidan verb intransitive verb to become confused (disconcerted, disorganized, disorganised), to be flustered, to panic
  2. to be in a hurry, to rush
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哀れ あわれ
aware
  1. noun pity, sorrow, grief, misery, compassion, pathos
  2. na-adjective pitiable, pitiful, pathetic, miserable
  3. interjection alack, alas
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あん
an
  1. noun noun (suffix) idea, plan, thought
  2. draft plan, motion, rough copy
  3. expectation
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案外 あんがい
angai
na-adjective adverbial noun unexpectedly
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暗記 あんき
anki
noun auxillary suru verb memorization, memorisation, learning by heart
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アンケート
ankeeto
noun questionnaire, survey
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安定 あんてい
antei
na-adjective noun auxillary suru verb stability, equilibrium
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案内 あんない
annai
  1. noun information, guidance, leading
  2. auxillary suru verb to guide, to show (around), to conduct
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あんなに
annani
Expression to that extent, to that degree
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i
  1. noun stomach
  2. astronomy term Chinese "stomach" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
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i
  1. noun na-adjective difference (of opinion)
  2. na-adjective strange, odd, unusual
  3. prefix different
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i
  1. noun feelings, thoughts
  2. meaning
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委員 いいん
iin
noun committee member
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医院 いいん
iin
noun doctor's office (surgery), clinic, dispensary
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いえ
ie
  1. noun house, residence, dwelling
  2. family, household
  3. lineage, family name
以外 いがい
igai
adverbial noun with the exception of, excepting
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意外 いがい
igai
na-adjective to-adverb noun unexpected, surprising
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いき
iki
  1. noun breath, breathing
  2. tone, mood
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勢い いきおい
ikioi
  1. adverb noun force, vigor, vigour, energy, spirit, life
  2. influence, authority, power, might
  3. impetus, momentum, course (of events)
  4. adverbial noun naturally, necessarily
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経緯 いきさつ
ikisatsu
  1. noun details, particulars, whole story, sequence of events, chronology, circumstances, how it started, how things got this way
  2. longitude and latitude
  3. warp and weft, warp and woof
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生き物 いきもの
ikimono
noun living thing, animal
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幾つ いくつ
ikutsu
  1. adverb usually kana how many?
  2. how old?
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イクラ
ikura
noun salted salmon roe (i.e. individual mature eggs)
行けない いけない
ikenai
  1. Expression usually kana wrong, not good, of no use
  2. hopeless, past hope
  3. must not do
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いし
ishi
  1. noun stone
  2. gem, jewel
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意志 いし
ishi
noun will, volition, intention, intent, determination
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意思 いし
ishi
noun intention, purpose
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医師 いし
ishi
noun no-adjective doctor, physician
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意地 いじ
iji
noun disposition, spirit, willpower, obstinacy, backbone, appetite
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意識 いしき
ishiki
  1. noun auxillary suru verb consciousness
  2. awareness, sense
  3. Buddhist term mano-vijnana (mental consciousness, cognizer of sensory information)
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いしぶみ
ishibumi
noun stone monument bearing an inscription (esp. memorial for future generations), stele, stela
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苛める いじめる
ijimeru
Ichidan verb transitive verb usually kana to tease, to torment, to persecute, to chastise
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以上 いじょう
ijou
  1. adverbial noun noun (temporal) not less than, ... and more, ... and upwards
  2. beyond ... (e.g. one's means), further (e.g. nothing further to say), more than ... (e.g. cannot pay more than that)
  3. above-mentioned, foregoing
  4. since ..., seeing that ...
  5. this is all, that is the end, the end
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異常 いじょう
ijou
na-adjective noun strangeness, abnormality, disorder
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意地悪 いじわる
ijiwaru
na-adjective noun malicious, ill-tempered, unkind
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椅子 いす
isu
  1. noun chair, stool
  2. post, office, position
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いずみ
izumi
noun spring, fountain
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以前 いぜん
izen
adverbial noun noun (temporal) ago, since, before, previous
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依然 いぜん
izen
taru-adjective to-adverb adverb still, as yet, as it has been
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いた
ita
  1. noun board, plank
  2. sheet (of metal), plate (of glass), pane, slab
  3. cutting board, chopping board
  4. abbreviation chef (esp. of high-end Japanese cuisine), cook
  5. stage (i.e. at a theatre)
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偉大 いだい
idai
na-adjective noun greatness
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抱く いだく
idaku
  1. Godan-ku verb transitive verb to embrace, to hold in the arms (e.g. a baby), to hug
  2. to harbour (e.g. grudge) (harbor), to bear (e.g. a grudge), to entertain (e.g. suspicion)
  3. Godan-ku verb to have sex with, to make love to, to sleep with
  4. to sit on eggs
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頂きます いただきます
itadakimasu
Expression usually kana expression of gratitude before meals
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戴く いただく
itadaku
  1. Godan-ku verb transitive verb humble language to receive, to get, to accept, to take, to buy
  2. humble language polite language to eat, to drink
  3. to be crowned with, to wear (on one's head), to have (on top)
  4. to have (as one's leader), to live under (a ruler), to install (a president)
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痛み いたみ
itami
noun pain, ache, sore, grief, distress
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傷める いためる
itameru
Ichidan verb transitive verb to damage, to impair, to spoil
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炒める いためる
itameru
Ichidan verb transitive verb to cook, to fry, to saute, to stir-fry
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至る いたる
itaru
  1. Godan-ru verb intransitive verb to arrive at (e.g. a decision), to reach (a stage), to attain
  2. to lead to (a place), to get to
  3. archaism to come, to arrive, to result in
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