たれ

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Etymology[edit]

Compound of ta (id) and suffix re. Long form of ta.

Pronoun[edit]

たれ (romaji tare)

  1. : (archaic) interrogative personal pronoun; who
    • c. late 10th century Taketori Monogatari
      この女、「かくのたまふは誰(たれ)ぞ」と問ふ。
    • c. late 10th century Taketori Monogatari
      大納言「悪しく探ればなき也」と腹立ちて、誰(たれ)ばかりおぼえんにとて、「吾上りて探らむ」とのたまふて[...]
    • 16031604: Nippo Jisho (page 614)
      Tare. タレ (誰) 誰. 例, Tarega maittaca. l, tareca maitta. (誰が参つたか. まはは, 誰か参つた) 誰が来たか. Tare naritomo. (誰なりとも) 誰であろうとも.

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