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naku
i adjective

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naku

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Adverbial Form
naku

English Meaning(s) for なく

i adjective
  1. nonexistent; not being (there)
  2. unpossessed; unowned; not had
  3. unique
  4. indicates negation, inexperience, unnecessariness or impossibility
  5. (after the ren'youkei form of an adjective) not ...
  6. (after the -te form of a verb) to not be...; to have not ...
* Please note, you are viewing the Japanese readings in the adverbial form, while the english meanings are based on the dictionary form.

Definition and Synonyms for なく

Unowned having no owner
Synonyms: ない

Stroke Order Diagrams for なく

Conjugations for なく

Present Indicative Form
nai
Present Indicative Negative Form
nakunai
Past Indicative Form
nakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
nakunakatta
te-form
nakute
Adverbial Form
naku
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
nakattara

Sample Sentences for なく

The interdependence of thought and speech makes it clear that languages are not so much a means of expressing truth that has already been established, but a means of discovering truth that was previously unknown. Their diversity is a diversity not of sounds and signs but of ways of looking at the world.
This sentence is in the present perfect. 'have' is not a verb, but an auxiliary verb.
I'm certain we can deliver the laboratory equipment by March 15th.
In addition to being a great statesman, Churchill was a great writer.
It's the prevention of migraines during daily life that's important, not dealing with migraines when they occur.

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