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English Translation of Sentence

His mother was more kind than intelligent.
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Vocabulary list

kare
pronoun
  1. he; him
no adjective
  1. his
  2. boyfriend
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)
hahaoya
noun, no adjective
  1. mother
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
atamagayoi
expression, i adjective
  1. bright; intelligent
atama
noun
  1. head
  2. mind; brain; intellect
  3. top
  4. hair (on one's head)
  5. bangs; fringe
  6. top structural component of a kanji
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
particle, conjunction
  1. but; however; still; and
yoi
i adjective
  1. good; excellent; fine; nice; pleasant; agreeable
  2. sufficient (can be used to turn down an offer); ready; prepared
  3. profitable (e.g. deal, business offer, etc.); beneficial
  4. OK
toiuyori
expression
  1. rather than
toiu
expression
  1. said; called thus
to
particle, conjunction
  1. if; when
  2. and
  3. with
  4. particle used for quoting (with speech, thoughts, etc.)
noun
  1. promoted pawn (shogi)
iu
godan verb
  1. to say
  2. to call (i.e. to give a name)
yori
adverb, particle
  1. from; out of; since; at
  2. than
  3. other than; except; but
  4. more
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
kokoro
noun
  1. mind; heart; spirit
  2. the meaning of a phrase (riddle, etc.)
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
particle, conjunction
  1. but; however; still; and
yasashii
i adjective
  1. tender; kind; gentle; graceful; affectionate; amiable; suave
hito
noun
  1. man; person
  2. human being; mankind; people
  3. character; personality
  4. man of talent; true man
  5. other people
  6. adult

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