The Japanese Page Word of The Day - Ogre

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Word of the Day: September 10, 2018

noun | おに


MEANING: ogre; demon (oni)
 
EXAMPLE SENTENCE:

日本の民話には、鬼が出てきます。

にほんのみんわには、おにがでてきます。
In Japanese folktales, there are oni.(nihon no minwa ni wa, oni ga dete kimasu.)

 
NOTES:
[Japan’s; folktale; in; oni; appear]  

VOCABULARY:
日本 【にほん】 Japan
の (possessive marker)
民話 【みんわ】 folklore
には as for
鬼 【おに】 oni; ogre; demon
が (particle that usually marks the subject)
出てきます 【でてきます】 appears

 

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