かつて

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Japanese[edit]

Adverb[edit]

かつて (rōmaji katsute)

  1. 嘗て: once, before, formerly, former
     (わたし)かつてアイスランドに ()んだことがある。
    Watashi wa katsute aisurando ni sunda koto ga aru.
    I once lived in Iceland.
    かつてのよう。
    Katsute no yō.
    Like it once was.
    かつて (とも)との再会 (さいかい)
    Katsute no tomo to no saikai.
    A reunion with someone who was once a friend.
     (きょう) ()かつて (にっ) (ぽん) (しゅ) ()でした。
    Kyōto wa katsute Nippon no shuto deshita.
    Kyoto was once to be Japan's capital.
  2. 嘗て: (with a negative verb) never