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[きのう(昨日)]
kinou
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)

Alternate Written Forms:

[さく()·じつ()]
sakujitsu

English Meaning(s) for 昨日

adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. yesterday

Definition and Synonyms for 昨日

Yesterday the day immediately before today
Synonyms: 昨日
Yesterday the recent past
Synonyms: 昨日

Meanings for each kanji in 昨日

yesterday; previous Kanji Details »
day; sun; Japan; counter for days Kanji Details »

Categories 昨日 is a member of

Past the time that has elapsed
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Twenty-Four Hours time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis
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Sample Sentences for 昨日

I was ill yesterday but I am feeling fine today!
Yesterday's board meeting was a big success.
That company's stock price fell yesterday.
That is why I was late for class yesterday.
Having, as you know, sleep problems, I woke up 3 times last night. So, this morning I was very sleepy.

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