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On-yomi
ゲン
gen
ゴン
gon
Kun-yomi
い.う
i.u
こと
koto
Nanori
とき
toki
Meaning say

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言葉 ことば
kotoba
  1. noun language, dialect
  2. word, words, phrase, term, expression, remark
  3. speech, (manner of) speaking
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言語 げんご
gengo
noun linguistics language
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一言 ひとこと
hitokoto
noun auxillary suru verb single word, a few words, brief comment
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伝言 でんごん
dengon
noun auxillary suru verb verbal message, word
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言わば いわば
iwaba
adverb so to speak, so to call it, as it were
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方言 ほうげん
hougen
noun no-adjective linguistics dialect
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独り言 ひとりごと
hitorigoto
noun soliloquy, monologue, speaking to oneself
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言い出す いいだす
iidasu
Godan-su verb transitive verb to start talking, to speak, to tell, to propose, to suggest, to break the ice
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言付ける ことづける
kotozukeru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to send word, to send a message
  2. to make an excuse, to make a pretext of
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言葉遣い ことばづかい
kotobazukai
noun auxillary suru verb speech, expression, wording, language
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言い付ける いいつける
iitsukeru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to tell (to do), to order, to charge, to direct
  2. to tell on (someone), to report
  3. to often say
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そう言えば そういえば
souieba
Expression usually kana which reminds me ..., come to think of it ..., now that you mention it ..., on that subject ..., so, if you say ...
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無言 むごん
mugon
noun silence
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予言 よげん
yogen
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective prediction, promise, prognostication
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言論 げんろん
genron
noun (one's) speech, expression of views, discussion
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宣言 せんげん
sengen
noun auxillary suru verb declaration, proclamation, announcement
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断言 だんげん
dangen
noun auxillary suru verb assertion, declaration, affirmation
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発言 はつげん
hatsugen
noun auxillary suru verb utterance, speech, proposal
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片言 かたこと
katakoto
noun no-adjective prattle, broken language, halting language, baby talk, imperfect speech, smattering
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助言 じょげん
jogen
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective advice, suggestion
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証言 しょうげん
shougen
noun auxillary suru verb evidence, testimony
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言い訳 いいわけ
iiwake
  1. noun auxillary suru verb excuse
  2. explanation
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言付け ことづけ
kotozuke
  1. noun auxillary suru verb (verbal) message
  2. excuse, pretext
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言う いう
iu
  1. Godan-u verb to say
  2. to name, to call
  3. to go (e.g. the alarm went "ping"), to make a noise
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言う ゆう
yuu
  1. Godan-u verb to say
  2. to name, to call
  3. to go (e.g. the alarm went "ping"), to make a noise
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寝言 ねごと
negoto
  1. noun no-adjective sleep-talking
  2. nonsense, gibberish
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遺言 ゆいごん
yuigon
noun auxillary suru verb law term will, testament, last request
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言動 げんどう
gendou
noun speech and conduct, words and deeds
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公言 こうげん
kougen
noun auxillary suru verb declaration, profession
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遺言 いごん
igon
noun auxillary suru verb law term will, testament, last request
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遺言 いげん
igen
noun auxillary suru verb law term will, testament, last request
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言語 ごんご
gongo
noun linguistics language
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言語 げんきょ
genkyo
noun linguistics language
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言葉 けとば
ketoba
  1. noun language, dialect
  2. word, words, phrase, term, expression, remark
  3. speech, (manner of) speaking
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一言 いちげん
ichigen
noun auxillary suru verb single word, a few words, brief comment
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一言 いちごん
ichigon
noun auxillary suru verb single word, a few words, brief comment
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助言 じょごん
jogon
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective advice, suggestion
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予言 かねごと
kanegoto
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective prediction, promise, prognostication
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言い方 いいかた
iikata
noun way of talking, speaking style
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言いなり いいなり
iinari
noun doing as one is told, yes-man
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言い回し いいまわし
iimawashi
noun expression, phraseology
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言い返す いいかえす
iikaesu
  1. Godan-su verb transitive verb to talk back, to answer back, to retort
  2. to say over, to repeat words, to say repeatedly
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書き言葉 かきことば
kakikotoba
noun linguistics written word, written language
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言い表す いいあらわす
iiarawasu
  1. Godan-su verb transitive verb to express (in words)
  2. to confess
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話し言葉 はなしことば
hanashikotoba
noun no-adjective linguistics spoken language, colloquial expression
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言い換える いいかえる
iikaeru
Ichidan verb transitive verb to say in other words, to put another way, to express in different words, to reword, to rephrase
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言い表わす いいあらわす
iiarawasu
  1. Godan-su verb transitive verb to express (in words)
  2. to confess
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提言 ていげん
teigen
noun auxillary suru verb proposal, motion
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言い掛かり いいがかり
iigakari
noun false accusation, pretext, commitment
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げん
gen
noun word, remark, statement
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