JapaneseEdit

AdverbEdit

やく (yaku

  1. : about, approximately

NounEdit

やく (yaku

  1. : gain, benefit, profit, advantage
  2. : misfortune, evil, disaster
  3. : use, service, role
  4. : approximately
  5. : anther
  6. : medicine (means medical drug, if pronounced yaku in a composite word. if not, illegal drug.)
  7. : command, dominate, obstruct

VerbEdit

やく (yakugodan (stem やき (yaki), past やいた (yaita))

  1. 焼く: to bake, to grill
  2. 妬く: to be jealous of