Tag: archaic-language

12 Rare/Obsolete verb forms 2012-05-14T02:58:25.953

12 なり as an archaic 'to be'? 2012-07-07T12:12:07.167

11 What is the nuance when は directly follows a verb in plain form? 2011-08-31T20:30:05.880

11 understanding hōgejaku -- an archaic imperative? 2012-05-21T10:46:54.457

10 If I wanted to sound more like a Samurai, what words and phrases should I learn? 2011-06-06T04:36:50.817

10 What form is 恐るる? 2011-08-05T22:00:45.093

10 archaic -an conjugation 2014-02-05T12:17:30.657

9 其之 what's the exact meaning of this? 2018-01-16T10:56:26.817

9 Meaning of "お戯れを"? 2019-03-06T18:50:29.230

8 When and how to use 来る 【きたる】 2011-08-17T04:13:49.460

8 What is the proper term for the use of archaic kanji? 2012-03-05T14:49:55.760

8 What does 花つ月 mean? 2015-03-30T04:59:40.847

8 Grammatical construction「placeはsubplace、story」 as an introduction 2015-09-27T06:14:04.970

8 Origin of the word 烏有 2015-10-24T15:12:29.370

8 What is ~やまさりけん and what part of sentence is it used as? 2015-12-02T22:44:06.350

7 Is 忝い(かたじけない) used in contemporary language? 2014-12-19T08:11:44.703

7 Can I get a grammatical breakdown of "通りゃんせ"? 2014-12-29T08:48:36.377

7 The meaning of 来なんだ (a seemingly archaic form) 2015-11-01T12:01:44.773

7 What is つ in 中つ国 and why is it equivalent to の? 2016-06-14T03:01:59.343

7 Kun Yomi of Chinese origin, like 竹 (take) 2017-05-04T17:00:09.940

6 The meaning of やわこく in archaic dialog 2017-05-04T11:43:15.750

6 Meaning of 「かくや(という)」 2017-05-11T03:48:11.777

6 The logic behind なくば 2017-11-20T13:44:43.363

5 Archaic "Keri" Origins 2014-03-24T05:26:09.987

5 Is なくなく an emphatic negative expression (e.g. in 力なくなく)? 2015-12-06T05:27:16.313

5 Meaning of さすれば as a verb 2017-02-08T06:21:39.287

5 Grammar of "なかれ" 2017-09-27T02:38:50.433

4 What does とくと mean? 2015-07-27T11:22:25.463

4 What is this script called? 2015-10-11T17:28:02.567

4 Help with understanding a "broken" 手紙文 2016-02-28T18:30:26.357

4 How was the Pacific Ocean named in Japan before Magellan? 2019-10-31T18:47:31.390

3 The etymology of the word バックシャン 2012-05-27T00:45:02.497

3 Meaning of "生まれし" 2015-04-08T23:52:50.820

3 How does かたじけなや differ from regular かたじけない? 2015-09-22T05:20:02.830

3 What is this archaic female honorific form called, and what relationship does it describe? 2017-05-03T21:13:55.360

3 Word lists/sources for pitch accent in Middle Japanese 2018-05-10T01:36:10.033

3 Is まはりて an archaic form of 廻って, and how is it broken down grammatically? 2018-05-29T13:50:26.003

2 When to use べき and when to use べし 2015-06-29T10:34:39.050

2 Would a phrase 人の跡を求める be understood without a reference to Basho? 2015-10-13T01:55:30.670

2 What is the use of 他(ひと)in this sentence? 2017-01-02T02:06:38.347

2 What happened to original, pre-Kanji, Japanese words? 2017-06-24T17:41:00.910

2 Etymology of bateren (伴天連 / 破天連) 2019-02-22T17:33:02.873

1 are the usage of うるさい to mean "fussy" and the usage of 草 to mean "substandard" archaic? 2011-06-29T03:13:24.383

1 でありません vs. ではありません 2015-11-15T13:47:32.370

1 Oldest Japanese Pronunciation for "When Is It?" 2016-04-29T04:09:23.843

1 Questions about の→ん contraction, でござる→でございます shift 2017-05-11T01:14:40.947

1 Questions About Archaic Japanese 2017-11-03T10:26:10.473

1 What is the usage of these 12 kanjis (彁, 墸,壥,挧,暃,椦,槞,蟐,袮,閠,駲,妛)+18 more in modern Japanese? How to read it? 2018-12-07T04:49:56.263

0 Can へ mean "and"? 2013-12-11T03:02:32.223

0 Translating “Walk your own path. Let people talk.” 2014-04-23T02:03:04.673

0 What does “本気になれぬ” mean? 2015-01-06T21:39:00.897

0 Transcribing iteration marks: kunojiten , くの字点 2018-03-23T19:52:34.707