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noun, adverb

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English Meaning(s) for 夜

noun, adverb
  1. evening; night
  1. dinner

Definition and Synonyms for 夜

Night darkness
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Night the dark part of the diurnal cycle considered a time unit
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Dark the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside
Synonyms: ナイト, , , 夜中, 夜中, 夜中, 夜分, 夜半, 夜間, 小夜, , 暮夜
Night the time between sunset and midnight
Synonyms: ナイト, , , 夜分, 夜間,
Night the period spent sleeping
Synonyms: ナイト, , , 夜分, 夜間,
Night a shortening of nightfall
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Meanings for each kanji in 夜

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Categories 夜 is a member of

Dark absence of light or illumination
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Period an amount of time
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Evenfall the time of day immediately following sunset
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Time Unit a unit for measuring time periods
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 夜

Sample Sentences for 夜

I have worked for one company where the payroll was snatched on a dark winter's night.
At the party the other night, my brother drank a bit too much and passed out.
They continued the experiment day and night.
Ken lets his children have their own way, so they stay up late at night.
It’s been a long time coming, but tonight, because of what we did on this day, in this election, at this defining moment, change has come to America.

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