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ChineseEdit

 
only; merely; just; but
 
today; modern; present; current; this; now
simp. and trad.
(只今)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

只今

  1. (literary) now

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (只今):
  • Japanese: 只今 (ただいま) (tadaima)
  • Korean: 지금 (只今, jigeum)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ただ
Jinmeiyō
いま
Grade: 2
kun’yomi

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PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

只今 (hiragana ただいま, rōmaji tadaima)

  1. presently, right away, right now, just now

InterjectionEdit

只今 (hiragana ただいま, rōmaji tadaima)

  1. hello; here I am; I'm home (said by a person coming back home, a stock phrase required by the Japanese etiquette)

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