いまし

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Prefix i + pronoun mashi (id).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

いまし (romaji imashi)

  1. : (archaic) second person pronoun; you
    • c. 759: Man'yōshū (book 11, poem #2517)
      足千根乃 母尓障良婆 無用 伊麻思毛吾毛 事應成
    • c. 759: Man'yōshū (book 14, poem #3359)
      駿河能宇美 於思敝尓於布流 波麻都豆良 伊麻思乎多能美 波播尓多我比奴 一云 於夜尓多我比奴
    • 797: Shoku Nihongi (edict #29)
      朕子伊末之授給

See also[edit]

  • (mimashi)

References[edit]