Akemi's Anime World

Anime Fan's Dictionary Reference

selected terms: 12

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nan
n.
What. This is a shortened version of "nani" used in some sentences.
Synonym: nani
nana
num.
Seven.
nani
n.
What. This is used in some sentences, and also alone as an interjection, as in English: "Nani?!" = "What?!"
Synonym: nan
neko
n.
Cat.
ni
num.
Two.
Nihon
n.
Japan (country).
Synonym: Nippon
niku
n.
Meat; flesh.
ningen
n.
Human being; person.
ninja
n.
Spy; assassin. Ninja is written with the same Kanji as "shinobi no mono", a synonym; see that definition for details. Note that the word probably has a slightly more modern air than shinobi.
ninjin
n.
Carrot.
Nippon
n.
Japan (country). Though the meaning and kanji are identical, Nippon has a slightly more traditional air than Nihon, and so is somewhat less common in casual modern use.
Synonym: Nihon
Nodachi
n.
A relatively rare form of curved Japanese sword, similar to the Katana but longer (usually over 90cm).
See also: Katana, Wakizashi, Tanto