だから

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(to be) +‎ から (because)

Conjunction[edit]

だから (da kara

  1. Used other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see ,‎ から.
    あいつが(きら)だから
    aitsu ga kirai da kara
    because I hate that guy
  2. therefore, so, consequently
    だからしませんでした。
    Da kara shimasen deshita.
    Therefore, I did not do it.
  3. Used to emphasize a point.
    だから(なん)
    Da kara nan da!
    So what?!
    だから、そういうことじゃないって!
    Da kara, sō iu koto ja nai tte!
    I'm telling you, that's not it!

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