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nari
auxiliary verb, irregular ru verb, noun, suffix

Alternate Written Forms:

[なり()]
nari

English Meaning(s) for なり

auxiliary verb, irregular ru verb
  1. to be (affirmative; meaning 〜だ、〜である)
  2. to be (location) (meaning 〜にある、〜にいる; usu. なる)
noun, suffix
  1. sum of money (indicates exact sum on a receipt, envelope, etc.)

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Sample Sentences for なり

Japan consists of four major islands and over 3,000 small islands, and is about equal to California in area.
He failed to become a cabinet member at that time.
It is truly said that time is money.
Silence is golden, but not when trying to learn a foreign language.
As he was drinking he got very merry and kept telling everybody just how much he hated hospitals.

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