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1 exact word match found in search '里'
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noun
1. Japanese league; ri; old Japanese unit of distance, approx. 3.927km or 2.44 miles
2. neighbourhood (under the ritsuryo system; orig. of 50 homes)  (see also: 郷里制, 国郡里制)
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27 words found beginning with '里'
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noun
foster child  (see also: 里親)
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foster parent; foster parents  (see also: 里子)
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returning home; visiting one's parents; new bride's first visit to parents
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noun
1. undeveloped woodland near populated area
2. settlement pattern of living in upland valleys and cultivating lower slopes  (see also: 里海)
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Most common form: 里づくり
noun
rural community development; rural community activation  (see also: 村づくり)
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noun
mileage; distance
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noun
1. countryside dialect  (linguistics terminology)
2. sociolect or secret language used by prostitutes in red-light districts during the Edo period  (linguistics terminology)
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noun
villager; village folk; countryfolk
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noun
homesickness; nostalgia
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noun
dialect
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99 words found containing '里' in any position
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Most common form: ふるさと
noun
1. home town; birthplace; native place; one's old home  (often written with kana only)
2. ruins; historic remains  (archaic; this meaning is restricted to reading ふるさと)
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noun
1. Japanese league; ri; old Japanese unit of distance, approx. 3.927km or 2.44 miles
2. neighbourhood (under the ritsuryo system; orig. of 50 homes)  (see also: 郷里制, 国郡里制)
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noun
birth-place; home town
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adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), noun (temporal) (jisoumeishi)
1000 ri; (a) long distance
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noun
taro (Colocasia esculenta); dasheen; eddo  (often written with kana only)
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noun
mileage; distance
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noun
homesickness; nostalgia
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noun
clairvoyance
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noun
thousands of miles
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noun
foster child  (see also: 里親)
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