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nara
auxiliary, conjunction

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English Meaning(s) for なら

auxiliary
  1. if; in case; if it is the case that; if it is true that (hypothetical form of the copula だ, from なり and sometimes classed as a particle)
  2. as for; on the topic of
conjunction
  1. if that's the case; if so; that being the case
  2. if possible; if circumstances allow

Stroke Order Diagrams for なら

Sample Sentences for なら

If you are to succeed, you should make efforts.
Two's company, three's crowd.
If it were not for your help, I could not have succeeded.
To do him justice, he is honest.
I'd advise starting at once.

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