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direction; person; alternative

かたkata · -かた-kata · -がた-gata
Popularity rank: 46 Pinyin: fāng Korean: bang Hán-Việt: phương
Stroke counts: 4 Grade level: 2 JLPT level: 3 Skip code: 3-3-1

Example Words

彼の方[anokata] that gentleman (lady)
此方[kochira] this way (direction close to the speaker or towards the speaker)
此方[konata] this way
其方[sochira] that way (direction distant from the speaker, close to the listener)
何方へ[dochirahe] how are you?
何方も[dochiramo] both
何方様[dochirasama] who
何方付かず[docchitsukazu] gray area
何方でも[donatademo] anyone
遣り方[yarikata] manner of doing

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