Definition of (おに)

おに

おに

oni

noun
1.
ogre, demon, oni
2.
spirit of a deceased person
See also:亡魂
3.
ogre-like person (i.e. fierce, relentless, merciless, etc.)(only relevant for おに)
4.
it (in a game of tag, hide-and-seek, etc.)(only relevant for おに)
5.
Chinese "ghost" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)(astronomy term)(only relevant for き)
prefix
6.
very, extremely, super-(slang)(only relevant for おに)
See also:
Other readings:
【き】
Related Kanji
ghost, devil
Example sentences(showing 15 results)

かちょう
課長
おく
奥さん
いま
りょこう
旅行
ちゅ
おに
あい
せんたく
洗濯
まいにち
毎日
I heard the manager's wife is on vacation. And, well, when the cat's away, the mice play. Now he's out partying every night

おに
せんたく
洗濯
When the cat is away, the mice will play

わた
渡る
けん
世間
おに
There is kindness to be found everywhere

らいねん
来年
おに
わら
笑う
Speak of the next year, and the devil will laugh

らいねん
来年
おに
わら
笑う
Next year is the devil's joke

かれ
ごと
仕事の
おに
He is an eager beaver

おに
留守
せんたく
洗濯
When the cat is away, the mice will play

おに
なみ
Even the hard-hearted can be moved to tears

てら
とな
おに
The devil lurks behind the cross

Devil take the hindmost

げん
元気な
おと
びょうき
病気
たお
倒れる
おに
かくらん
霍乱
うわ
For a healthy cheerful guy like that to get sick is like the devil getting sunstroke. Everyone is talking about it

With you here beside me I'm not afraid of anything. You're my fortress

There's no sense acting all triumphant like a conquering hero over such a minor thing

きみ
えい
英語
おに
かなぼう
金棒
If you could only speak English, you would be perfect

おに
かなぼう
金棒
Fortune is the rod of the weak, and the staff of the brave