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English Meaning(s) for 里

  1. village; hamlet
  2. countryside; country
  3. home (of one's parents, etc.); hometown
  4. one's origins; one's upbringing; one's past

Definition and Synonyms for 里

Village a settlement smaller than a town
Synonyms: 人里, , 村落, 村里, 部落, 郷村, 郷邑, , , 里村, 集落
Village a community of people smaller than a town
Synonyms: ビレッジ, 人里, 共同住宅, , 村庄, 村落, 村里, , 部落, 郷村, 郷邑, 都邑, , , 里村, 集落
Hamlet a community of people smaller than a village
Synonyms: 村落, 村里, 部落, , , 集落
Foster Home a household in which an orphaned or delinquent child is placed (usually by a social-service agency)
Synonyms: , , 養家
Rhode Island a state in New England
Synonyms: ロードアイランド, ラジオアイソトープ, ,
Rhode Island one of the original 13 colonies
Synonyms: ロードアイランド, ラジオアイソトープ, ,
Rhode Island the smallest state
Synonyms: ロードアイランド, ラジオアイソトープ, ,

Meanings for each kanji in 里

ri; village; parent's home; league Kanji Details »

Categories 里 is a member of

Family a social unit living together
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Community a group of people living in a particular local area
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Settlement an area where a group of families live together
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Sample Sentences for 里

After the war, the diligence and the saving of the Japanese gave an impression which is strong in the American.
God, please give me chastity and continence, but not yet.
Japanese literature, in spite of its beauty and riches, is as yet inadequately known in the West.
My wife gave birth to a child when we were very poor. While she was sleeping, I cooked rice and vegetables for several days and surprised her with the variety and taste of my cooking.
The high performance and the elegant design of this model have combined to give it a high reputation.

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