Akemi's Anime World

Anime Fan's Dictionary Reference

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mamono
n.
Monster; ghost; specter; spirit; demon. Mamono is broader than any of the possible English translations, covering both physical and spectral supernatural creatures.
Synonym: bakemono, youkai
See also: akuma, mononoke
man
num.
Ten thousand (10,000).
masutaado
n.
Mustard (both the plant and the condiment).
misairu
n.
Missile.
mono
  1. n.
    Thing; object. A general word for physical objects.
  2. n.
    Person. A general word for a person. Easy to confuse with the word for thing, although they are written differently.
mononoke
n.
Specter; spirit; ghost. Mononoke is a very old word, now rarely used, that describes spirits who actively haunt or pursue a person or place. Though the spirit need not be evil, it does have somewhat of a dangerous connotation.
Synonym: obake