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Etymology 1Edit

Alternative spelling

From Old Japanese. Appears in the Nihon Shoki (720 CE).[1]

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

みな (rōmaji mina)

  1. everyone, everybody
  2. all, everything
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Proper nounEdit

みな (rōmaji Mina)

  1. 美奈: A female given name

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  4. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN