しかし

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

しかし (romaji shikashi)

  1. 然し, 併し: but; however
    • 1911, 与謝野晶子, 産屋物語:
      しかし (おとこ) (かなら)ずしもそうと (かぎ)りません。
      Shikashi otoko wa kanarazushimo sō to kagirimasen.
      But men are not always like that.

Usage notes[edit]

  • This term can be written as し or し, but it is normally written in hiragana.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3