Definition of なき

なきnaki

noun or verb acting prenominally / suffix:

  • -less; lacking; non-existing - often used after one word to modify another, e.g. soulless body 無い

Example Sentences

亡きnakitomowo思いomoikareha悲しんだkanashinda
His heart bled for his lost friend.
彼女kanojoha不平不満fuheifumanwoこぼしkoboshi泣きnaki始めたhajimeta
She began to grumble and then to weep.
彼女kanojoha彼のkarenokaowo見てmite泣きnaki始めたhajimeta
She began to cry at the sight of his face.
彼女kanojoha大声oogoede泣きnaki始めましたhajimemashita
She began to cry in a loud voice.
彼女kanojoha自分jibunno部屋heyani入ったhaittaとたんにtotanni泣きnakiはじめたhajimeta
No sooner had she entered her room than she began to cry.

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