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かも知れない

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
kun'yomi

EtymologyEdit

This is a compound phrase of the adverbial particle plus the binding particle plus the negative potential non-past form of the verb 知る.

ParticleEdit

かも知れない (hiragana かもしれない, romaji kamoshirenai)

  1. may, might, perhaps
    雨降 (あめふ)るかもしれない。
    ame furu kamoshirenai.
    It may rain.