Sign In

Dictionary

Entry Details for な

Search by Japanese Word

字▼

Search by English Meaning

na
particle, interjection

English Meaning(s) for な

particle
  1. don't (prohibitive; used with dictionary form verb)
  2. do (imperative (from なさい); used with -masu stem of verb)
interjection
  1. hey; listen; you
particle
  1. now, ...; well, ...; I tell you!; you know (when seeking confirmation, for emphasis, etc.; used at sentence end)
  2. wow; ooh (used to express admiration, emotionality, etc.; used at sentence end)

Stroke Order Diagrams for な

Sample Sentences for な

"You're pretty good at English, aren't you?" "I'd like to think so."
It goes without saying that honesty is the best policy in many ways.
Do you have enough money for the trip?
Talk about the weather, the food at the party or your favorite drink.
As soon as he entered the classroom, our teacher burst into angry speech.

Comments for な

If you have any questions about this entry, or would like to write a sample sentence using the vocabulary, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.