Last modified on 12 November 2013, at 16:00

なれ

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EtymologyEdit

The long form of nare. Compound of na and suffix re.

PronounEdit

なれ (romaji nare)

  1. : (archaic) second person personal pronoun; you
    • c. 759: Man'yōshū (book 14, poem #3440)
      許乃河泊尓 安佐菜安良布児 奈礼毛安礼毛 余知乎曽母弖流 伊仾児多婆里尓 一云 麻之毛安礼母
    • c. 913 Kokin Wakashū (#904)
      ちはやぶる宇治のはしもり なれをしぞあはれとは思ふ 年のへぬれば

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