Definition of ばい

ばいbaiバイBAI

noun:

  • Japanese babylon (species of shelled mollusk, Babylonia japonica); Japanese ivory shell
  • spinning top (traditionally made from a Japanese babylon shell) - abbreviation 貝独楽

Example Sentences

bokuhakarenobaino切手kittewo持っているmotteiruyo
I have five times as many stamps as he does.
物価bukkaha10nenmaenobaiになっているninatteiru
Prices are double what they were ten years ago.
富士山fujisanha六甲山rokkouzannoおよそoyosobainotakasaですdesu
Mt. Fuji is about four times as high as Mt. Rokko.
彼女kanojoha私のwatashino10bai近くchikaku多くookuno英単語eitangowo知っているshitteiru
She knows ten times as many English words as I do.
彼女のkanojonoieha我が家wagayaよりyori2、3bai広いhiroi
Her house is two or three times as large as ours.

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