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naraba
auxiliary, conjunction

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English Meaning(s) for ならば

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 ならば

If you had left home a little earlier you would have been in time.
If we let our reasoning power be overshadowed by our emotions, we would be barking up the wrong tree all the time.
If he had worked harder, he might be a rich man now.
If she continues to live with a man she doesn't love for his money, the day will come when she will be utterly frustrated and between the devil and the deep blue sea.
If we are to be there at six, we will have to start now.

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