Sign In

Dictionary

Japanese Sentence with English Translation

Search by Japanese

字▼

Search by English Meaning

Japanese Sentence

English Translation of Sentence

We had no alternative but to fight.
Romaji Hide|Add all to ▼

Vocabulary list

wareware
pronoun, no adjective
  1. we
niha
particle
  1. for (in regard to); in order to
tatakau
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to fight; to battle; to combat; to struggle against; to wage war; to engage in contest
shika
particle
  1. only (used with a negative verb); nothing but
chi
di
noun
  1. way; road
  2. way to ...; road to ...
dou
noun
  1. road
  2. way
  3. Buddhist teachings
  4. Taoism
  5. modern administrative region of Japan (Hokkaido)
  6. historical administrative region of Japan (Tokaido, Tosando, etc.)
  7. province (Tang-era administrative region of China)
  8. province (modern administrative region of Korea)
michi
noun
  1. road; street; way; path; course; route; lane
  2. distance; ways (e.g. "a long ways")
  3. the way (of proper conduct, etc.); one's way; morals
  4. teachings (esp. Confucian or Buddhist); dogma
  5. field (of medicine, etc.); subject
  6. way; method; means
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
nai
i adjective
  1. nonexistent; not being (there)
  2. unpossessed; unowned; not had
  3. unique
  4. indicates negation, inexperience, unnecessariness or impossibility
  5. (after the ren'youkei form of an adjective) not ...
  6. (after the -te form of a verb) to not be...; to have not ...

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.