ばかし

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Change in pronunciation from ばかり(bakari).[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

ばかし ‎(romaji bakashi)

  1. just, full of, only, always

Usage notes[edit]

Generally only used in verbal speech. Seldom used in writing.[1] May be considered dialectal.[2]

The kanji form {{m|ja|許し]] is less commonly used.

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9