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What does this mean?!

Postby tōkai devotee » Thu 01.06.2011 11:49 pm

I received some gifts from my Japanese friends and I'm am unsure of what they mean. I assume they are like lucky charms or some kind of proverb.

The first is 史上最強 My guess.... Strong history!?!

The second is 百戦錬磨 I'm liking this one, although I'm not 100% sure what it means :) I think it's something like being through tough times and being better for it. Am I on the right track?

Thanks!
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Re: What does this mean?!

Postby kt_anthrax » Fri 01.07.2011 12:30 am

史上最強
"史上" in the histrory
but I don't know what kind of history :(
"最強" strongest

百戦錬磨
"百戦" 100 battles
"錬磨" one has trained very much

please check below one
http://www.linkage-club.co.jp/Material/ ... ukugo2.htm

what did you get from your friend?

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Re: What does this mean?!

Postby tōkai devotee » Fri 01.07.2011 12:39 am

kt_anthraxさん、はじめまして!ご返事をありがとう!!

kt_anthrax wrote:
what did you get from your friend?

thanks!


すみません!説明はあまり良くなかった  :blush:
The thing I received from my friend was a 四文字熟語ストラップ。(A decorative strap --- for hanging off a mobile phone)
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Re: What does this mean?!

Postby kt_anthrax » Fri 01.07.2011 6:50 am

はじめまして
あなたの説明は問題ないですよ
"史上最強"と"百戦錬磨"が書かれているギフトに興味があったんです。
私が(そのギフトを)想像できなかったので

よろしくね。

nice to see you!
No problem on your exlaining.
I am just interested in the gift which was printed with "史上最強"and "百戦錬磨".
Because I could not expect the thing was printed with those terms!
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