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But so that we may not cause offense, go to the lake and throw out your line. Take the first fish you catch; open its mouth and you will find a four-drachma coin. Take it and give it to them for my tax and yours.
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Vocabulary list

ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
ga
noun
  1. picture; drawing; painting; sketch
ga
noun
  1. obstinacy
  2. atman; the self; the ego
ga
noun, na adjective
  1. elegance; grace
  2. festal song (genre of the Shi Jing)
watashitachi
watashitachi
pronoun, no adjective
  1. we; us
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
arera
noun, no adjective
  1. those (indicating something distant from both speaker and listener, or something understood without naming it directly)
  2. they (of people) (used to refer to one's equals or inferiors)
karera
pronoun, no adjective
  1. they (usually male); them
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
tsumazuku
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to stumble; to trip
  2. to fail
ko
suffix
  1. lake (in place names)
togu
togu
togu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to sharpen; to hone; to whet; to grind
  2. to wash (rice)
  3. to scour; to polish; to burnish
yo
particle
  1. (at sentence end) indicates indicates certainty, emphasis, contempt, request, etc.
  2. (after a noun) used when calling out to someone
  3. (in mid-sentence) used to catch one's breath or get someone's attention
  4. yo!
u
noun
  1. fourth sign of Chinese zodiac (The Hare, 5am-7am, east, February)
u
counter
  1. counter for buildings, etc.
u
noun
  1. fifth degree (of the Japanese & Chinese pentatonic scale)
u
noun
  1. bhava (becoming, existence)
u
nidan verb (archaic), transitive verb
  1. to get; to acquire; to obtain; to procure; to earn; to win; to gain; to secure; to attain
  2. to be possible
ni
noun
  1. load; baggage; cargo; freight; goods
  2. burden; responsibility
ni
noun
  1. red earth (i.e. containing cinnabar or minium); vermilion
ni
suffix
  1. takes after (his mother)
ni
numeric
  1. two (used in legal documents)
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
ni
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. bhikkhuni (fully ordained Buddhist nun)
ni
noun
  1. soil (esp. reddish soil)
niru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to boil; to cook
niru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to resemble; to be similar
umi
mi
wata
wada
noun
  1. sea; beach
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
gyou
noun
  1. line (i.e. of text); row; verse
  2. carya (austerities)
  3. samskara (formations)
  4. running script (a semi-cursive style of kanji)
kou
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. going; travelling (traveling)
  2. district (of similar merchants); guild
  3. epic
tte
particle
  1. casual quoting particle
te
particle
  1. casual quoting particle
te
noun
  1. hand; arm
  2. forepaw; foreleg
  3. handle
  4. hand; worker; help
  5. trouble; care; effort
  6. means; way; trick; move; technique; workmanship
  7. hand; handwriting
  8. kind; type; sort
  9. one's hands; one's possession
  10. ability to cope
  11. hand (of cards)
  12. direction
tsuribari
noun
  1. fish hook
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
nage
noun
  1. a throw; a fall
nageru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to throw; to cast away
  2. to face defeat; to give up
ge
ge
suffix
  1. seeming; giving the appearance of; giving one the feeling of
ge
noun
  1. lowness (of degree, value, etc.); inferiority
  2. second volume (of two); third volume (of three)
ge
noun
  1. gatha (poetic verse of a scripture)
ge
noun
  1. summer (on the lunisolar calendar: 16th day of the 4th month to the 15th day of the 7th month)
ge
interjection
  1. exclamation of surprised disappointment, disgust, or worry (yuck, ick, ack, eeew, crap!, blech, gross)
saisho
no adjective, adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. beginning; outset; first; onset
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
tsuru
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to fish
sakana
uo
noun
  1. fish
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
toru
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to take; to pick up; to harvest; to earn; to choose
  2. to steal
  3. to eat; to have (a meal)
  4. to remove (one's glasses, etc.)
sono
pre-noun adjectival
  1. that (something or someone distant from the speaker, close to the listener; actions of the listener, or ideas expressed or understood by the listener); the
  2. um...; er...; uh...
kuchiwohiraku
expression, godan verb
  1. to open one's mouth (to talk)
to
to
noun
  1. door (esp. Japanese-style)
  2. entrance (to a home)
  3. narrows
to
noun
  1. to (measure of volume, approx. 18 litres)
  2. square bearing block (at the top of a pillar)
  3. Chinese "Dipper" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
to
particle, conjunction
  1. if; when
  2. and
  3. with
  4. particle used for quoting (with speech, thoughts, etc.)
  5. promoted pawn (shogi)
to
noun, no adjective
  1. metropolitan; municipal
ichimai
noun
  1. one thin flat object; one sheet
hitohira
noun
  1. petal; flake
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. verb and adjective nominalizer (nominaliser)
  3. substituting for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. indicates a confident conclusion
  5. emotional emphasis (sentence end) (fem)
  6. indicates question (sentence end)
sutateru
noun
  1. stater (coin used in ancient Greece)
sutateru
noun
  1. stater (coin used in ancient Greece)
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
chi
noun
  1. ti; si; 7th note in the tonic solfa representation of the diatonic scale
ka
counter
  1. counter for the ichi-ni-san counting system (usu. directly preceding the item being counted); a noun read using its on-yomi
re
noun
  1. re; 2nd note in the tonic solfa representation of the diatonic scale
san
noun
  1. sun
  2. saint
  3. San (people)
do
noun
  1. doh; do; 1st note in the tonic solfa representation of the diatonic scale
ra
noun
  1. la; 6th note in the tonic solfa representation of the diatonic scale
mataha
conjunction, expression
  1. or; otherwise
yudaya
noun
  1. Judea (southern Palestine); Jews
shekeru
noun
  1. shekel; sheqel
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
soutou
na adjective, adverbial noun, suru verb
  1. befitting; becoming; worthy of; proportionate; in keeping with; suitable
  2. considerable; substantial
  3. to be worthy of; to be proportionate to
  4. to correspond to (in meaning, function, etc.); to be equivalent
  5. extremely; considerably
suru
suru verb (irregular)
  1. to do
  2. to cause to become; to make (into); to turn (into)
  3. to serve as; to act as; to work as
  4. to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.)
  5. to judge as being; to view as being; to think of as; to treat as; to use as
  6. to decide on; to choose
  7. to be sensed (of a smell, noise, etc.)
  8. to be (in a state, condition, etc.)
  9. to be worth; to cost
  10. to pass (of time); to elapse
  11. verbalizing suffix (applies to nouns noted in this dictionary with the part of speech "vs")
  12. creates a humble verb (after a noun prefixed with "o" or "go")
  13. to be just about to; to be just starting to; to try to; to attempt to
ginka
noun
  1. silver coin
han
noun, adverbial noun, noun, used as a suffix, noun, used as a prefix
  1. half; semi-
shekeru
noun
  1. shekel; sheqel
shinden
noun
  1. temple; sacred place
jin
suffix
  1. -ian (e.g. Italian, etc.) (attaches to name of country to denote nationality); -er (e.g. performer, etc.) (attaches to name of occupation)
  2. (usu. in compound words) man; person; people
nin
tari
ri
counter
  1. counter for people
  2. (usu. in compound words) person
hito
noun
  1. man; person
  2. human being; mankind; people
  3. character; personality
  4. man of talent; true man
  5. other people
  6. adult
bu
noun
  1. one-tenth; one percent (one-tenth of a wari); 3 mm (one-tenth of a sun); 2.4 mm (one-tenth of a mon, a traditional unit used to measure shoe sizes); 0.375 grams (one-tenth of a monme); 0.1 degree (one-tenth of a do, used to measure body temperature on any temperature scale)
  2. one-quarter of a ryou (obsolete unit of currency)
  3. thickness
  4. advantageous circumstances
bun
noun, noun, used as a suffix, prefix
  1. part; segment; share; ration
  2. rate
  3. degree; one's lot; one's status; relation; duty; kind; lot
  4. in proportion to; just as much as
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
makanau
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to give board to; to provide meals; to pay; to cover (the cost)
noni
particle
  1. although; when; and yet; despite this; in spite of; even though; but even so; but even then; however; nevertheless; for all that; notwithstanding that
  2. while
  3. if only; I wish
  4. I tell you; you should do
  5. in order to
choudo
na adjective, adverb, noun
  1. just; right; exactly
tariru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be sufficient; to be enough
  2. to be worth doing; to be worthy
  3. to be sufficient; to answer; to do
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
mitsukeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to discover; to find (e.g. an error in a book); to come across; to detect; to spot
  2. to locate; to find (e.g. something missing); to find fault
  3. to be used to seeing; to be familiar with
darou
expression
  1. seems; I think; I guess; I wonder; I hope
  2. don't you agree?; I thought you'd say that!
sore
noun
  1. that (indicating an item or person near the listener, the action of the listener, or something on their mind); it
  2. that time; then
  3. there (indicating a place near the listener)
  4. you
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
toru
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to take; to pick up; to harvest; to earn; to choose
  2. to steal
  3. to eat; to have (a meal)
  4. to remove (one's glasses, etc.)
tte
particle
  1. casual quoting particle
te
particle
  1. casual quoting particle
te
noun
  1. hand; arm
  2. forepaw; foreleg
  3. handle
  4. hand; worker; help
  5. trouble; care; effort
  6. means; way; trick; move; technique; workmanship
  7. hand; handwriting
  8. kind; type; sort
  9. one's hands; one's possession
  10. ability to cope
  11. hand (of cards)
  12. direction
watasu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to ferry across (a river, etc.); to carry across; to traverse
  2. to lay across; to build across
  3. to hand over; to hand in; to pass; to give; to transfer
to
particle, conjunction
  1. if; when
  2. and
  3. with
  4. particle used for quoting (with speech, thoughts, etc.)
  5. promoted pawn (shogi)
ana
ana
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. hole
  2. deficit; shortage; missing person (in a team, meeting, etc.)
  3. vacancy; opening
  4. flaw
  5. profitable place (or item, etc.) not well known by others
  6. upset victory (with a large payoff)
  7. pit (of a theater)
  8. hiding place
  9. underbelly (of society, etc.)
tano
expression
  1. (usu. sentence end) indicates emotion, admiration, emphasis, etc.
bu
noun
  1. one-tenth; one percent (one-tenth of a wari); 3 mm (one-tenth of a sun); 2.4 mm (one-tenth of a mon, a traditional unit used to measure shoe sizes); 0.375 grams (one-tenth of a monme); 0.1 degree (one-tenth of a do, used to measure body temperature on any temperature scale)
  2. one-quarter of a ryou (obsolete unit of currency)
  3. thickness
  4. advantageous circumstances
bun
noun, noun, used as a suffix, prefix
  1. part; segment; share; ration
  2. rate
  3. degree; one's lot; one's status; relation; duty; kind; lot
  4. in proportion to; just as much as
toshite
expression
  1. as (i.e. in the role of); for (i.e. from the viewpoint of)
  2. apart from... (used to change the topic)
  3. (before a negative form) even (e.g. "not even a single person")
  4. (after a volitional form) thinking that...; trying to...
arera
noun, no adjective
  1. those (indicating something distant from both speaker and listener, or something understood without naming it directly)
  2. they (of people) (used to refer to one's equals or inferiors)
karera
pronoun, no adjective
  1. they (usually male); them
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
ataeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to give (esp. to someone of lower status); to bestow; to grant; to confer; to present; to award
  2. to provide; to afford; to offer; to supply
  3. to assign
  4. to cause
  5. to pass (a variable to a function)
na
particle
  1. (sentence end, mainly masc.) indicates emotion or emphasis
  2. (used with masu stem verb) command
  3. (used with dictionary form verb) prohibition
sa
suffix
  1. -ness (nominalizing suffix indicating degree or condition)
  2. (sentence end, mainly masc.) indicates assertion
  3. come; come now
i
noun
  1. stomach
  2. Chinese "stomach" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
i
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. medicine; the healing art; healing; curing; doctor
i
na adjective, noun
  1. greatness
i
noun
  1. twelfth sign of the Chinese zodiac (The Boar, 9pm-11pm, north-northwest, October)
i
noun
  1. soft rush (Juncus effusus var. decipiens)
i
noun, na adjective
  1. difference (of opinion)
  2. strange; odd; unusual
  3. different
i
counter
  1. place; rank
  2. decimal place
  3. counter for ghosts
i
noun
  1. feelings; thoughts
  2. meaning
i
i
i
noun
  1. hog (esp. a wild boar, but also including the domesticated pig)
i
noun, used as a suffix, noun, used as a prefix, noun
  1. (usu. used in compound words) being (somewhere)
  2. sitting
i
particle
  1. strengthens a question, assertion, etc.
iru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to shoot
iru
iru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to cast; to mint; to coin
iru
iru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be (of animate objects); to exist
  2. to stay
  3. (after the -te form of a verb) verb indicating continuing action or state (i.e. to be ..ing, to have been ..ing)

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