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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

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Sample Sentences for なら

If it rains, the excursion will be called off.
If Cleopatra's nose had been a little lower, the history of the world might have been different.
People who count their chickens before they are hatched act very wisely because chickens run about so absurdly that it's impossible to count them accurately.
If you are to be a good world citizen, you should try to be free of any prejudices.
Even if it was somebody else who made her happy, as long as she is happy, that's fine.

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