Last modified on 23 June 2014, at 08:07

確実

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
かく
Grade: 5
じつ
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Adjectival nounEdit

確実 (-na inflection, hiragana かくじつ, romaji kakujitsu)

  1. certain, reliable
    この人に順えば確実だ。
    kono hito ni shitagaeba kakujitsu da.
    He is a reliable fellow.
  2. certain, inevitable, necessary
    外務大臣の辞任は確実だ。
    gaimu daijin no jinin ha kakujitsu da.
    The resignation of the foreign minister is inevitable.

Usage notesEdit

Used particularly of sources of information (“trustworthiness”), rather than for physical activities, such as bus services, for which 確か is used instead.

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NounEdit

確実 (hiragana かくじつ, romaji kakujitsu)

  1. certainty, reliability
  2. certainty, inevitability, necessity
  3. soundness

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