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On-yomi
ダイ
dai
タイ
tai
Kun-yomi
か.わる
ka.waru
かわ.る
kawa.ru
かわ.り
kawa.ri
か.わり
ka.wari
-がわ.り
-gawa.ri
-が.わり
-ga.wari
か.える
ka.eru

yo
しろ
shiro
Nanori

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Meaning substitute, change, convert, replace, period, age, counter for decades of ages, eras, etc., generation, charge, rate, fee

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だい
dai
  1. noun noun (suffix) charge, cost, price
  2. generation, age, reign
  3. geology term era
  4. (after someone's name or title) a representative of, on behalf of, for (someone)
  5. used after a phone number to indicate that it is a switchboard number
  6. counter counter for decades of ages, eras, etc.
  7. counter for generations (of inheritors to a throne, etc.)
  8. abbreviation proxy application company
  9. noun abbreviation pronoun
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時代 じだい
jidai
  1. noun (temporal) noun period, epoch, era, age
  2. the times, those days
  3. oldness, ancientness, antiquity
  4. abbreviation antique, period piece
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代わり かわり
kawari
  1. noun no-adjective substitute, replacement, substituting, replacing
  2. stand-in, proxy, alternate, deputy, relief, successor
  3. compensation, exchange, return
  4. second helping, another cup, seconds
  5. abbreviation upcoming program, upcoming programme
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代理 だいり
dairi
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective representation, agency, proxy, deputy, agent, attorney, substitute, alternate, acting (principal, etc.)
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近代 きんだい
kindai
noun no-adjective present day, modern times
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現代 げんだい
gendai
no-adjective adverbial noun noun nowadays, modern era, modern times, present-day
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代金 だいきん
daikin
noun price, payment, cost, charge, the money, the bill
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年代 ねんだい
nendai
noun age, era, period, date
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代表 だいひょう
daihyou
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective representative, representation, delegation, type, example, model
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代える かえる
kaeru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to replace
  2. to exchange, to interchange
  3. to substitute
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交代 こうたい
koutai
noun auxillary suru verb alternation, change, relief, relay, shift, substitution (sports, etc.)
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代名詞 だいめいし
daimeishi
  1. noun linguistics pronoun
  2. synonym, classic example, pattern, byword, representative
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お代わり おかわり
okawari
  1. noun auxillary suru verb second helping, another cup, seconds
  2. interjection command to have dog place its second paw in one's hand
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古代 こだい
kodai
na-adjective adverbial noun noun (temporal) ancient times
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世代 せだい
sedai
noun no-adjective generation, the world, the age
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先代 せんだい
sendai
noun family predecessor, previous age, previous generation
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代弁 だいべん
daiben
noun auxillary suru verb pay by proxy, act for another, speak for another
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代用 だいよう
daiyou
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective substitution
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代わる代わる かわるがわる
kawarugawaru
adverb alternately, by turns
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yo
noun world, society, age, generation
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代行 だいこう
daikou
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective acting as agent
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代替 だいたい
daitai
  1. noun auxillary suru verb substitution, alternation
  2. prenominal no-adjective alternative, substitute
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代代 だいだい
daidai
adverbial noun noun (temporal) for generations, hereditary, generation after generation
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代償 だいしょう
daishou
noun no-adjective compensation, indemnification, reparation, consideration
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代替 だいがえ
daigae
  1. noun auxillary suru verb substitution, alternation
  2. prenominal no-adjective alternative, substitute
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代代 よよ
yoyo
adverbial noun noun (temporal) for generations, hereditary, generation after generation
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代わる かわる
kawaru
  1. Godan-ru verb intransitive verb to succeed, to relieve, to replace
  2. to take the place of, to substitute for, to take over for, to represent
  3. to be exchanged, to change (places with), to switch
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代議士 だいぎし
daigishi
noun parliamentarian, member of a congress
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肩代わり かたがわり
katagawari
noun shouldering another's debt
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代議 だいぎ
daigi
noun auxillary suru verb representing others in a conference
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初代 しょだい
shodai
noun no-adjective first generation, founder
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代々 だいだい
daidai
adverbial noun noun (temporal) for generations, hereditary, generation after generation
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歴代 れきだい
rekidai
noun no-adjective successive generations, successive emperors
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代々 よよ
yoyo
adverbial noun noun (temporal) for generations, hereditary, generation after generation
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代理店 だいりてん
dairiten
noun agent, agency
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代打 だいだ
daida
noun pinch-hitting
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時代劇 じだいげき
jidaigeki
noun historical play, period drama
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代表作 だいひょうさく
daihyousaku
noun masterpiece, representative work
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千代 せんだい
sendai
  1. noun thousand years
  2. very long period, forever
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十代 じゅうだい
juudai
  1. noun no-adjective the teens (10-19), teenage
  2. noun the tenth generation
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千代 ちよ
chiyo
  1. noun thousand years
  2. very long period, forever
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君が代 きみがよ
kimigayo
  1. noun Imperial reign
  2. title of Japanese national anthem
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身代金要求 みのしろきんようきゅう
minoshirokinyoukyuu
noun ransom demand
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次代 じだい
jidai
noun the next era
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一代 いちだい
ichidai
noun generation, lifetime, age
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永代 えいたい
eitai
noun permanence, eternity
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代官 だいかん
daikan
noun Edo-period prefectural governor (magistrate, bailiff)
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代謝 たいしゃ
taisha
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective abbreviation renewal, regeneration, metabolism
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代人 だいにん
dainin
noun substitute, deputy, proxy, representative, agent
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代役 だいやく
daiyaku
noun substitute (e.g. actor), substitution, stand-in, double
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