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English Reference for nara (なら)

Kana
なら
nara
ならば
naraba
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Definitions
  1. auxiliary if, in case, if it is the case that, if it is true that
  2. as for, on the topic of
  3. conjunction colloquialism abbreviation if that's the case, if so, that being the case
  4. if possible, if circumstances allow
Example sentences
Next Wednesday will be fine
Refer to the instruction manual if you need to fix the refrigerator
Excellent! It's just like you to come through like that
A gentleman would not say such a thing
We're going to find ourselves in difficulty if we carry on like this
You may invite any person who wants to come
Anybody with at least a two-digit IQ knows this was a politically biased choice
If I were rich, I would study abroad, but as it is I can't do so
Any gentleman would not use such language
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