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[()·がみ()]
tegami
noun, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 手紙

noun, no adjective
  1. letter

Definition and Synonyms for 手紙

Missive a written message addressed to a person or organization
Synonyms: レター, 便, 便, 便り, , 信書, 手簡, 手紙, 手翰, 投書, , , , , , 書信, 書札, 書状, 書簡, 書面, , 玉章, 玉章, , , 置き手紙, 郵便, 雁の使い, 雁の便り, 雁の文, 雁書, 頼る

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Categories 手紙 is a member of

Document anything serving as a representation of a person's thinking by means of symbolic marks
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Textual Matter the words of something written
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Sample Sentences for 手紙

She asked me to write a letter to a friend of hers in Germany.
Excuse me for opening your letter by mistake.
Give her this letter when she comes.
Emi has never written a letter.
My boss dictated a letter for his secretary to type.

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I remember when the Quality Checker in my workplace asked me what "tegami" meant. Hearing the word quite unclear, I thought she was asking an English word, but I catched on that "tegami" was the Japanese word for "letter". She then asked had I watched a movie titled "Have a Song on Your Lips" and recommended it. Turned out that "Tegami" is that movie's soundtrack's title.

#1 Posted by Monox D. I-Fly over 2 years ago


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