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noun, suffix

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English Meaning(s) for 余

noun, suffix
  1. over; more than
  2. formal or oratory first person pronoun; I

Definition and Synonyms for 余

Remainder something left after other parts have been taken away
Synonyms: あまり, , 余る, 余分, 余剰, 余り物, 剰余, 取り残し, 取り残す, , 残り, 残る, 残余, 残物, 残り物

Meanings for each kanji in 余

too much; myself; surplus; other; remainder Kanji Details »

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Part something determined in relation to something that includes it
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Sample Sentences for 余

"Who helped you?" "Tom did."
"Who is it?" "It's your mother."
"I did that," she complained, "but there was no water in it!"
Sometimes I say "yes," even though I want to say "no."
And he saith unto them, Why are ye fearful, O ye of little faith? Then he arose, and rebuked the winds and the sea; and there was a great calm.

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