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Postby sixtydeuce » Thu 03.17.2005 2:27 am

Hi everybody! I just discovered this forum and I am asking for your help! Can anybody help me translate the phrase: 生命あるものはその血の一滴までおれのものだ! Thanks for your time!
ps happy paddy's day!
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RE: help with phrase

Postby Mukade » Thu 03.17.2005 9:29 pm

生命あるものはその血の一滴までおれのものだ!

This is a...um...bizarre sentence. But...

生命 is "life," or "existence," and so 生命あるもの would be "things with life."
血の一滴まで is "even/until a drop of blood."
おれのものだ is a rough way of saying "it's my thing."

So, a literal translation would be:
"Life-having things, until a drop of blood, are my things."

But to put this into smoother English, you might want to say:
"All living things, down to their last drop of blood, belong to me!" :o

Grim stuff.
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RE: help with phrase

Postby hihlordjp » Thu 03.17.2005 11:12 pm

Looks like someone has plans for world domination. :D
俺様は何時か此の地球の帝王に成るぞ!
...ジョウダンだよ。ヘヘ ^^;;

「君という光が私を見つける // 真夜中に」-- 「光」という歌より(歌手:宇多田ヒカル)
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Postby Spaztick » Fri 03.18.2005 11:08 am

worado dominashan wa kuu da yo!
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RE: thanks!

Postby sixtydeuce » Fri 03.18.2005 2:40 pm

Thank you for helping me! Yes I agree it does sound grim!:o It is from a 70s anime movie. It is when the bad guy is saying how he will not be defeated etc.
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