Tag: meaning

39 What does -komu (~込む) at the end of a word mean? 2011-05-31T20:01:17.110

35 Why does 今度【こんど】 mean "next time"? 2012-11-26T02:13:36.877

30 Is it ok to use 電車 for non-electric trains? 2017-10-09T08:13:19.183

27 How can I tell if a Japanese person's given name is male or female? 2017-03-17T18:55:03.377

25 Adjectives functioning both as イ- and ナ-adjective 2012-09-02T02:06:09.067

25 What does さあ (saa) mean? 2014-03-18T08:07:35.410

22 Why does 皮肉 mean "irony"? 2012-11-23T18:06:00.440

22 what is the difference between ごとに and おきに? 2013-02-11T16:19:57.497

21 What does the nakaguro (・) between these two words mean? 2012-06-13T18:00:16.740

20 Meaning of ぬ added to 連用形 / masu-stem, as in 風立ちぬ 2013-08-19T03:15:07.863

20 Why is a baby called 赤ちゃん? 2018-08-01T15:06:46.980

20 What is the 中 in ダウンロード中? 2019-05-26T14:01:53.843

19 Making sense of transitive usage of 行く and 来る - 「を行く」 and 「を来る」 2011-09-22T16:29:30.080

19 Japanese don't learn kanji meaning only readings? Does it make sense for a kanji to have a key meaning to identify it? 2012-11-24T12:44:57.503

19 Passive form - The exact difference between を and が 2013-01-22T19:02:36.800

19 I am struggling with the sometimes conflicting uses of 先 2014-05-18T10:38:31.117

19 What is the meaning of のか and how does it differ from か? 2014-09-09T12:46:39.067

19 Difference between 下る、下りる、下がる? 2014-09-13T11:32:35.570

18 How did 革 "leather" come to mean newness? 2011-06-22T19:21:01.823

18 Ups and downs: かみ・しも vs うえ・した 2011-09-09T16:04:37.363

18 が and に interchangeability and difference in meaning 2012-01-25T15:09:28.717

18 What does verb+とする mean? 2016-05-15T08:03:36.927

17 What's the difference between いいえ and English's "no"? 2012-03-31T08:45:29.967

17 i-adjectives that end in a 〜ない which doesn't seem to be 〜無{な}い 2013-01-24T00:59:19.353

17 Difference between 書かないようになった and 書かなくなった? 2014-06-08T14:08:17.873

17 What is the difference between [友達]{とも・だち} and [友人]{ゆう・じん}? 2014-08-20T13:32:26.727

17 What does 尿が近い and 尿が遠い mean? 2015-05-28T11:25:25.280

17 Asahi Dry Black beer can 2019-04-29T01:05:26.197

16 Meaning of 情弱乙 ? 2011-07-07T05:44:42.743

16 "Unsolvable problem" 2011-07-29T13:28:24.810

16 います and あります usage 2012-07-24T02:19:48.130

16 What does イケメン mean? 2012-12-02T01:59:11.533

16 Why does 目 have a counting sense to it? 2014-07-31T05:15:53.393

16 How do Japanese understand "non-standard" words without looking at kanji? 2017-05-10T00:30:42.297

16 呉 is an ancient kingdom in china, how did it become "to give" in japanese? 2018-05-27T03:23:42.317

16 Are the days of the week named after the planets? 2018-07-10T21:08:47.857

15 What does チャラ mean? 2012-03-25T01:02:35.277

15 What is the meaning of 〜たりして? 2012-05-31T07:26:40.593

15 How is 口 used here? 2016-01-29T05:09:01.997

15 Understanding the usage of もう with present tense verbs 2016-07-31T09:43:01.527

14 Other meanings of でしょう besides "probably" 2011-06-27T13:07:06.330

14 Comparing 気にする vs. 気になる 2011-11-25T05:49:04.700

14 What does using という add to a sentence? 2012-02-06T20:43:49.147

14 What is the difference between ~すぎ and ~すぎる? 2012-04-27T18:53:58.933

14 How can you figure out whether 鍵【かぎ】 means "lock" or "key"? 2012-05-02T07:22:22.497

14 How do 自他 triplets of related verbs work? 2013-09-16T04:24:06.437

14 Looking for meaning of 入道雲 2015-10-09T03:31:06.193

13 に and で revisited 2011-07-26T00:53:53.217

13 What is the meaning of あるある? 2012-02-06T07:43:06.973

13 What does 逃げっこなしにしよう mean? 2012-09-17T00:13:06.980

13 Would 私は怖い mean "I'm scared" or "I'm scary"? 2013-04-15T07:40:59.687

13 Is there a different meaning for ごちそうさま! 2013-11-08T01:51:45.087

13 どうしますか vs 何をしますか 2014-03-30T22:03:12.237

13 「探してくる」には「見つける」という意味は含まれますか? 2015-02-06T15:47:18.677

13 Meaning of ところ in アメリカのいいところ 2015-04-12T02:18:57.497

13 What is 床下? (picture attached) 2016-01-05T11:09:13.917

13 Nuances in the word "smile" 2016-07-29T19:45:05.427

13 What does 美味しい mean when referring to a person? 2017-02-03T00:59:11.560

13 What does アタマ mean in reference to food/portion sizes? 2017-02-12T03:09:50.237

13 What differences are there between the English word "memo" and the Japanese word "メモ"? 2017-07-22T09:17:12.070

13 Internet vocabulary: Is 落ちる an equivalent of "being AFK"? 2017-10-05T10:51:58.910

13 What does イケボ mean? 2018-01-11T00:12:08.757

13 What does 中3の25% exactly mean? 2018-11-30T16:19:08.890

13 Why is こんばんみ used as a response to こんばんは? 2019-10-10T12:30:10.210

12 Pronunciation and meaning of  2011-06-24T06:44:33.957

12 一応: Usage and meaning 2011-10-29T19:16:28.497

12 What is the significance of a large く character in literary texts? 2012-05-15T17:34:26.230

12 Onigiri and nigiri 2012-08-28T15:49:20.203

12 What is the difference between 部屋 and 室? 2013-03-08T22:10:04.003

12 Usage (correctness) of だと after verbs 2014-03-26T09:45:22.553

12 What does 「なし」in 「問題なし」 mean? 2014-07-21T17:31:04.950

12 Is 「うそおっしゃい」 to be taken literally here? 2014-08-15T14:38:06.853

12 Scope of negation in 「カラオケはいちばんお金を使いません。」 2015-01-25T23:15:15.610

12 Relation between 大学, 学校 and 大学校 2016-06-18T20:14:18.697

12 Can't find the meaning of 「パー」 2016-08-21T03:40:00.100

12 What does 彼女は私ほど自分のことを好きじゃない mean? 2016-10-31T00:50:40.437

12 What is the small tray called when paying for something in person? 2017-01-25T16:20:21.270

12 What does 食べたいものを好きなだけ食べる mean? 2017-02-23T10:19:18.887

12 The meaning of うがった見方 2017-07-11T23:00:44.723

12 Nuances of: ふっと、ふと、ひょっこり、 どっと、 さっさ、不意に、唐突、突然、急に and いきなり。 2017-12-03T08:30:25.217

12 Why does 悪く(は)ない give a condescending feeling? 2018-04-16T02:47:59.730

12 What does 波 mean at the end of a sentence? 2018-06-02T14:15:44.237

12 Is there a subtle difference between 少なくても and 少なくとも? 2018-12-03T15:46:59.127

12 Meaning of じゃないんじゃない? 2019-06-25T05:17:57.257

12 What does "先が気になる" mean? 2019-09-05T23:28:49.377

12 What is the term for Japanese Language Stack Exchange in Japanese? 2019-09-09T21:31:02.047

11 Who scolded whom in Aに怒られる? 2011-07-06T17:24:01.207

11 What does 氏 mean after a name, how is it different from さん or 様? 2011-08-05T22:36:22.753

11 Meaning of: イベントの前ふりをば。 2011-08-29T01:29:10.920

11 [潔]{いさぎよ}い meaning 2012-01-07T21:05:57.560

11 How do I "understand" kaomoji? (Japanese smilies) 2012-07-13T05:44:15.640

11 What does the pattern "Past Verb + まま + N" mean? 2013-11-29T04:14:42.437

11 Looking for an explanation of the usage "あったものじゃない” 2014-09-07T17:06:10.377

11 What is this form : Verb + はせん? 2014-11-26T04:42:31.800

11 What is different between 分かります and 分かりました。 2015-01-12T23:59:41.640

11 What is the difference between 仲間 and 友達? 2015-02-25T11:03:43.657

11 What is the difference between 得意 and 上手? 2015-08-02T03:46:32.150

11 What is the image/feeling/concept behind 面白半分に◯◯する? 2016-02-17T12:53:27.773

11 Using 出る as opposed to 出かける 2016-03-30T01:44:59.837