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[よる()]
yoru
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)

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English Meaning(s) for 夜

adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. evening; night

Definition and Synonyms for 夜

Night darkness
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Night the dark part of the diurnal cycle considered a time unit
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Dark the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside
Synonyms: ナイト, , 夜中, 夜中, 夜分, 夜半, 夜間, 小夜, , 暮夜
Night the time between sunset and midnight
Synonyms: ナイト, , 夜分, 夜間,
Night the period spent sleeping
Synonyms: ナイト, , 夜分, 夜間,
Night a shortening of nightfall
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Meanings for each kanji in 夜

night; evening Kanji Details »

Categories 夜 is a member of

Dark absence of light or illumination
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Period an amount of time
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Evenfall the time of day immediately following sunset
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Time Unit a unit for measuring time periods
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Sample Sentences for 夜

She goes to night school.
Finally dawn broke; the long night had ended.
Her birthday party will be tomorrow evening.
How about tomorrow night?
Being active at night may relate to the behavior of seals, which feed at night on various fish that come up closer to the surface.

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