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kana
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English Meaning(s) for 仮名

noun
  1. kana; Japanese syllabary (i.e. hiragana, katakana)

Definition and Synonyms for 仮名

Nom De Plume an author's pseudonym
Synonyms: ペンネーム, 仮名, 仮名, 作り名, 別名, 別称, 異称, 筆名, 雅号
Nom De Guerre a fictitious name used when the person performs a particular social role
Synonyms: アノニム, 仮名, 仮名, 作り名, 別名, 別称, 異称, 筆名, 雅号
Assumed Name a name that has been assumed temporarily
Synonyms: 仮名, 仮名, 作り名, 偽名, 別名, 別称, 異称, 筆名, 通称, 雅号

Meanings for each kanji in 仮名

sham; temporary; interim; assumed (name); informal Kanji Details »
name; noted; distinguished; reputation Kanji Details »

Categories 仮名 is a member of

Nom De Guerre a fictitious name used when the person performs a particular social role
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Name a language unit by which a person or thing is known
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Sample Sentences for 仮名

There is a friendly atmosphere in the office.
I think that there are more people in the countryside with a big heart than there are in the city.
No, not how many toys, how many keys?

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