Meaning of you in Japanese

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Definition of you

  1. (pn, adj-no) he; she; that person
  2. you
おまえ(omae) · おまい(omai) · おめえ(omee) お前 ·御前

前御 Kanji Details

  1. (pn, adj-no) you (formerly honorific, now sometimes derog. term referring to an equal or inferior)

    You shall be my daughter's husband.

  2. presence (of a god, nobleman, etc.)
  1. (n) you
  2. my dear
  3. hey
  1. (n) your house; your home; your family

    How do you heat the house?

  2. your husband
  3. your organization
  4. (pn, adj-no) you (referring to someone of equal status with whom one is not especially close)
こなた(konata) · こんた(konta) 此方

此方 Kanji Details

  1. (n) this way; here →Related words: こちら
  2. the person in question; he; she; him; her
  3. since (a time in the past); prior to (a time in the future)
  4. (pn, adj-no) me
  5. you
  1. (n) there (place relatively near listener) →Related words: 何処 , 此処 , 彼処
  2. there (place just mentioned); that place
  3. then (of some incident just spoken of); that (of point just raised)
  4. you
そちら(sochira) · そっち(socchi) · そなた(sonata) · そち(sochi) 其方

其方 Kanji Details

  1. (pn, adj-no) that way (direction distant from the speaker, close to the listener) →Related words: 何方 , 此方 , 彼方

    Isn't this Central Driving School?

  2. there (place distant from the speaker, close to the listener)

    How are things for you up there?

  3. that one (something close to the listener)

    What is the difference between this and that?

  4. you; your family →Related words:

    We will accept your conditions.

  5. that person (someone close to the listener)
  1. (n) that (indicating an item or person near the listener, the action of the listener, or something on their mind); it →Related words: 何れ , 此れ ,

    Should that happen, what will you do?

  2. that time; then

    That was when I was in the first year at high school, so 17 years have passed since then.

  3. there (indicating a place near the listener)
  4. you
  1. (n) you
われ(ware) · (wa) · あれ(are) · (a) · わぬ(wanu) · わろ(waro) · ·吾れ ·我れ

我吾 Kanji Details

  1. (pn, adj-no) I; me
  2. oneself
  3. you
  4. (pref) prefix indicating familiarity or contempt
  1. (n) myself; oneself

    She had to smile at her misfortune.

  2. (pn) I; me
  3. you (referring to one's inferior)
  1. (n) my party; our party

    The leader of our party met with the other leaders and talked about the problem.

  2. I; me
  3. you
  1. (pn, adj-no) you (primarily used by men in letters to their male equals or superiors)

    Your daughter's on drugs.

  2. your residence
  1. (n) your home; your residence

    If you get enough rest every night, you'll feel much better.

  2. (pn, adj-no) you (referring to one's equal; epistolary style)

    Don't go, dears.

  1. (pn, adj-no) you (referring to someone of equal or lower status)
  2. dear (what a wife calls a husband)
  1. (pn, adj-no) you; you bastard; you son of a bitch

    What now, you wretch? You thinking of protecting her?

  2. you
きょう(kyou) · けい(kei)

卿 Kanji Details

  1. (n-suf) lord; sir

    On the wall there was a big picture of Sir Anthony at the piano.

  2. (n) state minister (i.e. under the ritsuryo system) →Related words: 律令制
  3. (pn, adj-no) you (in reference to someone of lower status)
  1. (pn) you; buddy; pal
  2. (n) monarch; ruler; sovereign; (one's) master
  1. (pn, adj-no) (used colloquially by young females) you (plural); all of you; you all

    Those are not your chairs.

かたち(katachi) · よう(you) · ·

形容貌 Kanji Details

  1. (n) form; shape; figure
  2. visage
  1. (pn, adj-no) oneself (itself, etc.)
  2. I (or me)
  3. you
  4. (adv) by oneself (itself, etc.)
  5. (int) interjection expressing anger or chagrin

主 Kanji Details

  1. (n) head (of a household, etc.); leader; master
  2. owner; proprietor; proprietress
  3. subject (of a rumour, etc.); doer (of a deed)
  4. guardian spirit (e.g. long-resident beast, usu. with mystical powers); long-time resident (or employee, etc.)
  5. husband
  6. (pn) you →Related words: おぬし
  1. (n) before; this side

    Fuck you all to hell!

  2. one's standpoint; one's appearance
  3. (pn, adj-no) we
  4. you →Related words: 手前
  1. (v5u, vi) to get drunk; to become intoxicated

    She looks as if she were drunk.

  2. to feel sick (e.g. in a vehicle); to become nauseated
  3. to be elated; to be exalted; to be spellbound; to be in raptures
  1. (pn, adj-no) you; your father
  1. (pn, adj-no) you (ancient or literary)

僕 Kanji Details

  1. (pn, adj-no) I; me

    I called Susan to apologize to her, but she hung up on me.

  2. you (used addressing young children)

    「ぼくだいじょうぶ?」といわれました。 「だいじょうぶ」とこたえました。
    I was asked, "You OK, kid?". I replied, "Fine."

  3. manservant →Related words: しもべ
  1. (n, n-suf) task; business

    What has brought you here?

  2. use; duty; service

    Then he got dressed, stuffed his lecture notes into his briefcase, and ran down the stairs.

  3. call of nature; excretion →Related words: 用を足す
えき(eki) · やく(yaku) · よう(you)

益 Kanji Details

  1. (n) benefit; use; good; advantage; gain
  2. profit; gains
  1. (n) noblewoman; lady
  2. (pn, adj-no) you (referring to a woman; epistolary style)
  1. (n) they (of people); gentlemen (of the ...)

    Visiting all the tourist sights really wore me out.

  2. you (usu. plural)
  3. (adv) various
  1. (n, adj-no) at one's feet; underfoot; one's step (as in "watch your step")

    I drank too much and the ground seemed to spin under my feet.

  2. (n) gait; pace; step

    You must watch your step all the way.

  3. (pn) you; thou
  1. (pn, adj-no) you (plural)

    Divide the cake between you two.

  1. (n-suf, n) Lord; Highness
  2. (pn) you
  1. (n-suf, n) appearing ...; looking ... →Related words: 様だ
  2. way to ...; method of
  3. form; style; design
  4. like; similar to →Related words: 様だ
  5. (n) thing (thought or spoken)
  1. (n) yang (i.e. the positive)
  2. the open (i.e. a visible place) →Related words: 陽に
  1. (pn, adj-no) we; us

    To love and to cherish, till death do us part.

  2. I; me
  3. you (referring to a group of one's equals or inferiors)
  1. (pn, adj-no) you (of a male equal or superior, primarily used in letters by men)
  1. (pn, adj-no) your older sister
  2. you
  1. (pn, adj-no) you (primarily used by men in letters to their equals or inferiors)

    We want you to take command of this unified force.

  1. (pn, adj-no) you (younger person)
  1. (pn, adj-no) you (primarily used by males when addressing their male equals or inferiors)
  1. (pn, adj-no) blockhead!; you
  1. (pn, adj-no) (polite term for) the body; you (him)
  1. (n) gentlemen; you; (all of) you or them
  2. Hundred Schools of Thought →Related words: 諸子百家
  1. (n) you (feminine plural); you ladies
  1. (pn, adj-no) your place; you (respectful)
  1. (pn, adj-no) you (when referring to one's equals or inferiors) →Related words:
  1. (n) you; your beautiful home
  1. (n) you; thou

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