返事

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
へん
Grade: 3

Grade: 3
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Old Japanese [[かへりごと#Old Japanese|返事 (かへりごと) (kaherigoto)]] (reply, response). A shift from kun'yomi to on'yomi occurred.

Noun[edit]

返事 (hiragana へんじ, rōmaji henji)

  1. reply, response
  2. answer

Verb[edit]

返事する (suru conjugation, hiragana へんじする, rōmaji henji suru)

  1. to reply, respond
  2. give an answer

Conjugation[edit]

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