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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
あい
Grade: 3

Grade: 1
kun’yomi

NounEdit

相手 (hiragana あいて, rōmaji aite)

  1. other person
    相手 (あいて)立場 (たちば)
    aite no tachiba
    the other person's perspective
  2. partner
     (そう) (だん)相手 (あいて)ない。
    Sōdan aite ga inai.
    I don't have anyone I can talk with.
     () (りん) (あい) ()
    furin aite
    partner in adultery/cheating
  3. opponent
    • 1999 September 23, “ヒビキ [Noisemaiden]”, in Vol.5 (in Japanese), Konami:
       (みみ) (ざわ)りな (おと)をガンガン (ひび)かせる。 (あい) () (こう) (どう) () (のう)にしてしまう。
      Mimizawari na oto o gangan hibikaseru. Aite o kōdō funō ni shiteshimau.
      She creates ear-piercing noise which renders her opponents immobile.
    • 1999 October 17, “くちばしヘビ [Beaked Snake]”, in BOOSTER 5 (in Japanese), Konami:
       (あい) () (なが) (からだ) () ()げ、 (おお)きなくちばしでつついて (こう) (げき)
      Aite o nagai karada de shimeage, ōki na kuchibashi de tsutsuite kōgeki.
      It attacks by pecking at its opponent with its huge beak while constricting them with its long body.

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.