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How u say?....

Post by Kamaruka » Sun 01.29.2006 10:33 am

ok i dont know how to say "half fox" and "half cat" im just making a character, well me and my friend are making a comic. and i dont how to say "loser" plz help me:( and i need help in finding a good name for her;)
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Post by hamsterfreak4evr » Sun 01.29.2006 10:39 am

when telling time, to say "half past" you use ~ji. So maybe Kitsune-ji for half past fox lol. As for names, try http://japanese.about.com/bljapanesename.htm. it gives you a good list. good luck on the comic and be sure to send me a copy!:DB)

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Post by Kamaruka » Sun 01.29.2006 10:45 am

OK domo;)
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Post by Kamaruka » Sun 01.29.2006 11:06 am

thank u i find some good names;) but how do you say "loser" my friend really wants to know that one;) also how do you say "you are crazy"?;) i want to say that to my friend;):D
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Post by richvh » Sun 01.29.2006 11:21 am

No, half past X is X-ji han. -ji is the hour counter, han is half. I'd say half-fox would be han-kitsune and half-cat would be han-neko (going by Inuyasha, who is "hanyou", "half-youkai". "Defeated/vanquished/loser" is "haisha"; "underdog/loser" is "makeinu"; "loser/owner of a lost article" is "otoshinui". "You are crazy" could be "anata no atama ga hen desu."
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Post by Kamaruka » Sun 01.29.2006 11:33 am

yea u have a good point, i know what cat fow and dog are but the hanyou part, ur right hanyou means half demon. and thanks for more info;)
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Post by Kamaruka » Sun 01.29.2006 1:28 pm

how do u say "half wolf"?;)
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Post by hamsterfreak4evr » Sun 01.29.2006 3:31 pm

back to where you wanted to say loser, i know bakka is idiot. for wolf, try googling "english japanee online translator" to get some good ones.:p

btw, sorry about the misconception i gave you about ~ji
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Post by aKuMu » Sun 01.29.2006 4:07 pm

maybe you should consider not to use so many japanse words for your story or what ever if you simply dont know them

but looser may be 敗者 or 負け犬 and wolf is 狼 ;p
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Post by raevin » Sun 01.29.2006 4:21 pm

hamsterfreak4evr wrote:
back to where you wanted to say loser, i know bakka is idiot...

Close, it's baka (but, that wouldn't go for "loser", because you can be an idiot but win a race).

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