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English Translation of Sentence

A dolphin is no more a fish than a dog is.
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Vocabulary list

inu
noun
  1. dog (Canis (lupus) familiaris)
  2. snoop (i.e. a detective, a spy, etc.)
  3. counterfeit; inferior; useless; wasteful
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
sakana
uo
noun
  1. fish
dearu
godan verb (irregular)
  1. to be (formal, literary)
noto
noun
  1. Shinto ritual prayer
  2. congratulatory address
noto
noun, suru verb
  1. maneuver to return a sword to its scabbard
douyou
no adjective, na adjective, noun
  1. identical; equal to; same (kind); like; similarity
iruka
noun
  1. dolphin (or other small toothed whales, such as porpoises, belugas, etc.)
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
sakana
uo
noun
  1. fish

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