Tag: classical-japanese

18 What form is あり? 2016-06-15T12:54:21.753

14 Haphazard usage of katakana and hiragana for particles and okurigana 2013-12-20T04:04:06.583

14 Old way of counting people? 2014-10-28T01:31:29.947

13 Use of kana iteration marks (ゝ, ゞ, ヽ, ヾ) 2012-04-18T05:06:53.643

13 "Irregular" 命令形 of some verbs 2014-10-16T20:20:40.290

12 Why was 邪 chosen to spell the names of 伊邪那岐神 and 伊邪那美神 in the 古事記? 2015-04-11T21:55:35.963

12 Recognizing old Japanese handwriting 2016-05-09T08:09:05.733

11 What old Japanese texts can be used in the same fashion as the latin "Lorem Ipsum"? 2014-03-13T04:00:28.043

11 Why do 為る【する】 and 為す【なす】 use the same kanji as 為【ため】? 2014-05-15T06:15:39.760

11 Mora count for 思ふ in Classical Japanese? 2014-05-22T03:30:13.070

11 What does 「/\」 mean in this sentence? 2016-12-30T20:34:41.013

10 Did standalone noun “好き” mean a person in classical Japanese? 2012-02-04T14:20:52.087

10 Does the verb 死ぬ has a 死ぬる form? 2012-03-13T18:36:59.210

10 What function did あり perform in classical Japanese 形容詞? 2013-02-05T04:04:56.583

10 (伊曾保物語) 鼠と猫の事 comprehension problem "只、人は、愚にして、他人にぬかれたるにしくはなし" 2018-09-20T22:03:06.893

9 Etymology of transitive/intransitive verb pairs 2013-08-11T02:35:45.217

9 Grammar of (verb)し(noun) such as in 選ばれし者 2014-02-15T16:38:13.457

9 When ない becomes ぬ 2014-09-19T20:58:35.760

9 Similarity between 挟む and 狭む 2017-03-22T00:10:55.990

9 Did つ (助数詞) actually mean の? 2018-03-06T15:55:26.527

8 Why do Japanese people read Classical Japanese with a set of weird sound shifts? 2012-12-03T17:38:04.220

8 Difference between ~ざる and ~ぬ 2014-02-17T18:29:17.293

8 What is しか here? 2016-02-24T17:41:54.533

8 How do Japanese make language sound old (e. g. in historical dramas)? 2016-10-02T14:28:16.820

8 Name of レ点 in 漢文 2017-04-11T20:44:51.740

8 Difference お疲れ様です vs お疲れ様でした while leaving from office? 2018-07-14T05:28:28.367

8 Questions on an 1840's text: Battle at Yamaki Palace 治承四年八月中句右兵衞佐頼朝公 2018-12-18T19:05:18.603

7 What the grammar/syntax of 御来駕被成下度奉懇願候? 2015-08-27T16:04:30.580

7 I know that the word 広し means 広い, but which rule or grammar is included? 2017-09-28T10:40:40.040

7 How to read this sign and what it means? 2019-03-21T06:44:21.347

6 Help for this expression: 猿は人間に毛が[三筋]{みすじ}足らぬ 2011-07-02T08:50:04.303

6 不被下候: When was it common, and what were the rules? 2012-07-16T15:02:46.503

6 Do Japanese study classical Chinese? 2012-09-17T05:30:19.183

6 How wrong is my constructed poem? 2013-01-19T00:42:15.503

6 Casual Speech Particles in Classical Japanese 2013-02-14T19:36:49.817

6 Why is an anachronistic modern conjugation thrown into the lyrics of 軍艦行進曲? 2014-05-05T14:00:13.367

6 What is the difference between 美しき and 麗しき? 2014-05-30T21:03:29.807

6 What is the explanation for the archaic attributive particle が becoming a modern subject particle? 2015-06-22T13:29:50.120

6 What does「ゝ」mean? 2016-12-30T04:21:30.510

6 What is the meaning of the radical 手 as a part of character? 2019-01-30T21:42:28.717

6 Unknown Kanji on Mountain Rock 2019-03-26T05:57:30.680

5 What does the ぬ in 詰まぬ mean? 2012-11-25T23:33:43.680

5 Apparent reversals of conjugation patterns in classical 形容詞 and 動詞, origin? 2014-05-06T06:24:50.393

5 Classical: On the subject of a sentence with 連用形/て clauses + ば condicional 2014-09-10T00:18:49.223

5 Couple of classical Japanese questions 2015-08-30T22:29:05.903

5 Can 〜んとする mean "to pretend, to act as if"? 2016-11-28T17:52:08.987

5 Cannot recognise the kanji in a cartouche 保里尾[ ][ ][ ]晴 2018-04-08T14:29:48.927

5 Question about verbs in Old Japanese 2018-06-27T05:56:53.190

5 Is there a good etymological reason why the potential form in Japanese requires the が particle? 2018-07-12T16:35:54.730

5 征伐, せいばつ, seibatsu: a conquest or a 'righteous conquest'? 2018-08-25T12:33:02.567

5 What does らん in 「強からん事を祈る」 mean? 2019-05-10T03:00:46.960

5 Are there any differences between 〜けらず and 〜ざりけり? Are they interchangeable? 2019-05-20T07:43:54.237

5 Verb ending in -ん with positive meaning? 2019-09-24T17:23:12.643

5 What is the etymology of とある? 2019-10-11T11:49:34.507

5 漢文・古文-type expressions that survive in modern Japanese 2020-02-05T09:13:05.640

4 Differences between なし and あらず? 2014-01-02T04:01:06.417

4 「の」followed by 「...なき」 2014-05-17T16:51:55.300

4 What's this -れり ending? 2014-07-10T10:34:19.423

4 How is を used here? 2015-09-20T14:00:31.513

4 Translating 鳴神の少し響みてさし曇り... etc 2015-09-25T14:38:34.160

4 What is the ki used for in this sentence? 懐かし き 故郷 2016-05-13T14:21:03.647

4 形容詞 that end in ~しい but were not シク活用 in 古文 2016-07-10T14:16:27.697

4 Older Jp had much fewer particles (助詞) ? -- The modern "use ALL the particles" written style 2016-09-23T19:43:48.467

4 What is かたじけのう? 2017-06-01T18:15:01.513

4 What is the way 召されなば is conjugated? 2017-07-08T05:16:24.180

4 What is this 連用形+ゆる grammar? How is it different from the potential form? 2017-07-10T17:33:50.937

4 寄らば from 寄らば大樹の陰 2017-08-10T10:33:54.370

4 What does 「なりき」 mean in this context? 2017-12-15T13:20:48.470

4 What verb form is くださねばなるまい 2018-01-05T17:12:09.163

4 Is there a good explanation for the forms 大きな, 小さな and 多くの? 2018-07-22T10:56:44.760

4 どうして「お聞き遊ばして」が現代語訳では「お吸いなさいまして」になるのか分からない 2018-11-02T23:54:29.217

4 How should I translate "驚破という場合に望みては"? 2018-11-03T00:09:19.147

4 Translation for [竜とは逃げぬものなれば] 2019-01-05T02:05:48.767

4 Meaning of 折らで in a haiku 2019-02-20T17:20:17.753

4 What's the difference between にはおかない and にはすまない? 2019-03-28T01:14:01.237

4 拈得せん in a writing by Genkaku 2019-05-22T02:15:01.753

4 Why is there a が in 深淵に臨むが如し? 2019-09-09T20:10:01.540

3 Hyakunin Isshu pronunciation; ちはやふる vs. ちはやぶる? 2013-07-02T20:49:42.993

3 Why does the 文語 version of the Bible have so many nonstandard readings? 2013-08-15T22:04:37.473

3 Does the たり in Modern Japanese come from the Classical たり? 2013-11-05T00:39:18.817

3 Do 形容詞 have a 未然形 in Classical Japanese? 2014-05-31T06:21:38.797

3 The origins of なんだ as in 飲まなんだ or せなんだ 2014-07-26T11:04:53.680

3 Auxiliary verb ん 2015-04-23T02:49:44.693

3 How are the adjectives conjugated to izenkei (うれしけれ, たのしけれ) used here? 2015-06-25T09:26:15.450

3 Is the negative in ゆめ人に洩らし給えそ implicit? 2015-07-15T09:36:16.790

3 What is せる followed by suru-verbs? 2015-09-24T05:33:48.857

3 What is the meaning of 幾里? 2016-02-29T14:09:22.630

3 The meaning of 二条大宮の百鬼夜行 2016-06-11T13:32:05.700

3 Questions about 絵本 by 林芙美子 2016-08-05T22:27:37.397

3 Please help me understand this たる? 2016-11-14T10:39:12.327

3 Where does the particle は come from? 2017-06-02T04:55:30.877

3 what is a meaning of しければ in a classical japanese? 2017-08-23T22:17:01.907

3 How do I understand 「わが身世にふる ながめせし間に」 2017-11-28T15:16:18.713

3 Why is 「てふ」 pronounced 「ちょう」? 2018-02-02T17:16:55.070

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

3 What does the kana 「し」 do in this phrase? 2018-09-17T08:38:01.623

3 Is 選ばれし者 a grammatically correct translation of "The Chosen One"? 2019-02-19T21:32:27.180

3 An unclear form in a song 2019-03-31T19:19:33.753

2 Past tense of なし in Classical Japanese? 2013-03-21T21:43:31.240