なお

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Alternative spellings

/napo//nafo//nawo//nao/

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Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

なお (rōmaji nao, historical hiragana なほ)

  1. furthermore, in addition
  2. still, as always
  3. even more

Conjunction[edit]

なお (rōmaji nao, historical hiragana なほ)

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Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative spelling

Adjectival noun[edit]

なお (-nari inflection, rōmaji nao, historical hiragana なほ)

  1. common, ordinary, straight

Adverb[edit]

なお (rōmaji nao, historical hiragana なほ)

  1. normally, usually

Etymology 3[edit]

Various nanori readings.

Proper noun[edit]

なお (rōmaji Nao)

  1. 奈緒, 直緒, 奈央, 奈穂: a female given name
  2. 南朋: a male or female given name

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN