流石

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: 1
Irregular

Etymology[edit]

The kanji are ateji (当て字).

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjectival noun[edit]

流石 (-na inflection, hiragana さすが, rōmaji sasuga)

  1. as one would expect

Usage notes[edit]

This term is usually written in hiragana.

Inflection[edit]

Adverb[edit]

流石 (hiragana さすが, rōmaji sasuga)

  1. even so, nevertheless, with that said
  2. even, as ... as it is

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9