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On-yomi
ロウ
rou
Kun-yomi
お.いる
o.iru
ふ.ける
fu.keru
Nanori
えび
ebi
おい
oi

bi
Meaning old man, old age, grow old

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老い おい
oi
noun old age, old person, the old, the aged
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老人 ろうじん
roujin
noun no-adjective the aged, old person
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老衰 ろうすい
rousui
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective senility, senile decay, infirmity (through age)
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老いる おいる
oiru
Ichidan verb intransitive verb to age, to grow old
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老ける ふける
fukeru
Ichidan verb intransitive verb to age, to grow old
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老後 ろうご
rougo
noun old age
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老化 ろうか
rouka
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective ageing, aging, senile deterioration
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敬老 けいろう
keirou
noun respect for the aged
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老眼 ろうがん
rougan
noun no-adjective presbyopia, age-related longsightedness, farsightedness
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老若 ろうにゃく
rounyaku
noun na-adjective young and old, all ages
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老若 ろうじゃく
roujaku
noun na-adjective young and old, all ages
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養老院 ようろういん
yourouin
noun home for the aged, old people's home
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老人ホーム ろうじんホーム
roujinhoomu
noun senior citizens' home
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長老 ちょうろう
chourou
noun no-adjective eldest, senior
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老朽 ろうきゅう
roukyuu
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective superannuated, decrepitude
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海老 えび
ebi
noun prawn, shrimp, lobster, crayfish
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老婦 ろうふ
roufu
noun old woman
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老舗 しにせ
shinise
  1. noun old shop, shop of long standing
  2. no-adjective well-established, first of the kind, veteran
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初老 しょろう
shorou
  1. noun no-adjective past middle-aged, aging, ageing, elderly
  2. age 40
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老齢 ろうれい
rourei
noun no-adjective advanced age, senility
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老年 ろうねん
rounen
noun no-adjective old age
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養老 ようろう
yourou
  1. noun making provision for the elderly
  2. Yourou era (717.11.17-724.2.4)
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老女 ろうじょ
roujo
noun elderly woman, senior lady-in-waiting
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老舗 ろうほ
rouho
  1. noun old shop, shop of long standing
  2. no-adjective well-established, first of the kind, veteran
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老夫婦 ろうふうふ
roufuufu
noun old couple, elderly couple
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老人性 ろうじんせい
roujinsei
na-adjective senile
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老人福祉 ろうじんふくし
roujinfukushi
noun no-adjective welfare for the aged
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家老 かろう
karou
noun chief retainer, daimyo's minister
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古老 ころう
korou
noun old people, seniors, elders, old-timer
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不老 ふろう
furou
noun perennial youth
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老子 ろうし
roushi
noun Lao-tse, Lao-tzu
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老婆 ろうば
rouba
noun old woman
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老師 ろうし
roushi
noun old priest, sage, (Zen) teacher
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老母 ろうぼ
roubo
noun old mother, aged mother
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元老 げんろう
genrou
  1. noun elder statesman, doyen, old-timer, authority
  2. Genro (member of a pre-WWII body that informally advised the emperor)
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老練 ろうれん
rouren
na-adjective noun no-adjective experienced, veteran
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老木 ろうぼく
rouboku
noun old tree
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大老 たいろう
tairou
noun (Edo-period) chief minister
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老廃 ろうはい
rouhai
noun auxillary suru verb superannuation
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老中 ろうじゅう
roujuu
noun member of shogun's council of elders
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老松 ろうしょう
roushou
noun old pine tree
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老境 ろうきょう
roukyou
noun no-adjective old age
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老中 ろうぢゅう
roujuu
noun member of shogun's council of elders
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年老い としおい
toshioi
noun old person
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老け役 ふけやく
fukeyaku
noun (theatrical) role of old person
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老眼鏡 ろうがんきょう
rougankyou
noun reading (farsighted) glasses, spectacles for the aged
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年老いる としおいる
toshioiru
Ichidan verb to grow old
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老麺 ラーメン
raamen
noun usually kana ramen, Chinese-style noodles
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故老 ころう
korou
noun old people, seniors, elders, old-timer
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老爺 おやじ
oyaji
noun one's father, old man, one's boss
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