なにごと

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Noun[edit]

なにごと (romaji nanigoto)

  1. 何事: no matter what kind of thing; whatever
    • c. late 9th–mid-10th century: Taketori Monogatari
      かぐや姫「なにごとをか、のたまはん事は、うけたまはらざらむ。[...]」
  2. 何事: an unspecified thing
    • c. late 9th–mid-10th century: Taketori Monogatari
      竹取の翁、「この匠が申ことはなに事ぞ」と傾きをり。
    • c. late 9th–mid-10th century: Taketori Monogatari
      これを見て、「あが佛、なに事(ごと)思ひたまふぞ。思すらんこと何(なに)ごとぞ」と言へば[...]

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