いってらっしゃい

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Japanese[edit]

A grid showing Japanese phrases in romaji and hiragana along with English translations for arriving or departing (e.g., a home). Includes both statements by the person coming or going and response from others in the home.

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

-te-form of 行く (iku) + shortened form of いらっしゃい (irasshai) (imperative form of いらっしゃる irassharu)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [it̚te̞ɾa̠ɕːa̠i]

Interjection[edit]

いってらっしゃい (rōmaji itterasshai)

  1. 行ってらっしゃい: see you later (said by a person staying, a stock phrase required by the Japanese etiquette, lit.: (after) going, come back)

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