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English Meaning(s) for 手紙

  1. letter; missive; note; mail

Definition and Synonyms for 手紙

Missive a written message addressed to a person or organization
Synonyms: あや, レター, 便, 便, 便り, , 信書, 尺牘, 手簡, 手紙, 投書, , , , , 書信, 書札, 書牘, 書状, 書簡, 書面, , 来簡, , , 玉章, 玉章, , 簡牘, , , 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

There is little sympathy in the letter.
No matter how busy he was while living abroad, he never failed to write home to his parents at least once a week.
This letter was written by Naoko last night.
He often writes to his parents in Japan.
I received a letter written in English.

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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 4 years ago

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