まで

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まで ‎(romaji made)

  1. : until, up to, as far as
    • マンガで分かるLisp (Manga Guide to Lisp)
      みりん。地域猫 (ちいきねこ)最近 (さいきん)までマクロのことをマグロと (おも)っていた。
      Mirin. Chiiki neko. Saikin made makuro no koto o maguro to omotteita.
      Mirin: A neighbours' cat. Until recently often confused macros with maguro.
    10 ()まで (はたら)くつもりだ。
    10-ji made hataraku tsumori da.
    I intend to work until ten o'clock.
    この電車 (でんしゃ)は、下関 (しものせき)まで ()きます。
    Kono densha wa, Shimonoseki made ikimasu.
    This train goes as far as Shimonoseki.
    三時 (さんじ)から五時 (ごじ)まで
    San-ji kara go-ji made.
    From three o'clock until five o'clock.
     (かえ)まで ()っている。
    Kaeru made matteiru.
    I'll wait until you come home.

Usage notes[edit]

  •  (まで) ‎(made, until) is often combined with から ‎(kara, from) to provide a range of something (e.g., time or distance).