いいわけiiwake Inflection

noun / ~する noun:

  • excuse
  • explanation

他人taninno悪事akujiwo引き合いhikiaini出してdashite自分jibunno悪事akujino言い訳iiwakewoするsuruことはできないkotohadekinai Two wrongs don't make a right.

ジェーンJEENha自分jibunno言い訳iiwakega正しいtadashiito主張shuchouしたshita Jane insisted that she was right.

Kanji definition:

ゲンGENゴンGONi.uことkoto

say; word

Strokes:
7
Radical:
言訁 speech
SKIP:
2-1-6
UTF:
8a00
JIS208:
24-32
Nanori:
ときtoki
Hangul:
언 [eon]
Pinyin:
yán
Stroke order:
Example words:
言ういうiu
to say; to utter; to declare; / to name; to call; / to go (e.g. "the alarm went ping"); to make a noise
発言はつげんhatsugen
statement; remark; observation; utterance; speech; proposal
宣言せんげんsengen
declaration; proclamation; announcement
言葉ことばkotoba
language; dialect; / word; words; phrase; term; expression; remark; / speech; (manner of) speaking; / learning to speak; language acquisition
証言しょうげんshougen
testimony; (verbal) evidence

ヤクYAKUわけwake

translate; reason; circumstance; case

Strokes:
11
Radical:
言訁 speech
SKIP:
1-7-4
UTF:
8a33
JIS208:
44-85
Hangul:
역 [yeog]
Pinyin:
Stroke order:
Example words:
翻訳ほんやくhon'yaku
translation; / de-encryption; deciphering; / rendering
通訳つうやくtsuuyaku
interpretation (i.e. oral translation); interpreter
内訳うちわけuchiwake
itemization (of expenses); the items; breakdown; classification
申し訳ないもうしわけないmoushiwakenai
I'm sorry; (it's) inexcusable; I feel regretful; I feel guilty; / thank you very much (for help, etc.)
申し訳もうしわけmoushiwake
apology; excuse

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