いってらっしゃい

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JapaneseEdit

 
A grid showing Japanese phrases in romaji and hiragana along with English translations for arriving or departing (e.g., a home). Includes both statements by the person coming or going and response from others in the home.

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

-te-form of 行く (iku) + shortened form of いらっしゃい (irasshai) (imperative form of いらっしゃる irassharu)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [it̚te̞ɾ̠a̠ɕːa̠i]

InterjectionEdit

いってらっしゃい (romaji itterasshai)

  1. 行ってらっしゃい: see you later (said by a person staying, a stock phrase required by the Japanese etiquette, lit.: (after) going, come back)

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