Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Tazaki Tsukuru p.16-17. A Japanese-English vocabulary of Haruki Murakami's latest novel.
滋養 [じよう: JIYOU] nourishment.
糧 [かて: KATE] food, provisions
取り置き [とりおき: TORIOKI] reserving, storing, setting aside, laying away
非常用 [ひじょうよう: HIJOUYOU] for emergency use
熱源 [ねつげん: NETSUGEN] heat source
蓄える [たくわえる: TAKUWAERU] (1) to store, to lay in stock
こぼれ落ちる [こぼれおちる: KOBOREOCHIRU] to spill over and fall, to scatter (petals, leaves, etc.)
弾き出す [はじきだす: HAJIKIDASU] to shoot (marbles), to calculate, to spring out, to force out
取り残す [とりのこす: TORINOKOSU] to leave behind.
怯え [おびえ: OBIE] (uk) being startled, surprised or afraid, panic, trepidation
不吉 [ふきつ: FUKITSU] ominous, sinister, bad luck, ill omen, inauspiciousness.
引き潮 [ひきしお: HIKISHIO] ebb tide
海面 [かいめん: KAIMEN] sea level, (surface of) sea.
頭を擡げる [あたまをもたげる: ATAMAWOMOTAGERU] to raise one's head, to come to the fore, to rise into importance, to gain strength, to rear its head
[いくぶん: IKUBUN] (1) somewhat, to some extent, to some degree
用心深い [ようじんぶかい: YOUJINBUKAI] wary, watchful.
工科 [こうか: KOUKA] engineering course.
一貫 [いっかん: IKKAN] (1) consistency, coherence, integration
面白がる [おもしろがる: OMOSHIROGARU] to amuse oneself, to be amused, to enjoy, to think fun
ものの (prt) but, although.
否定的 [ひていてき: HITEITEKI] negative, contradictory
響き [ひびき: HIBIKI] (1) echo, reverberation, (2) sound (esp. the distinctive sound of an object or activity, e.g. rain, gun, gallop, drum), noise, (3) quality of a sound (e.g. a fine phrase, clear voice, resonant bell), feeling of a sound.
天職 [てんしょく: TENSHOKU] (1) vocation, lifework, calling, (2) sacred task (esp. the emperor's rule over the nation)
恵比寿 [えびす: EBISU] Ebisu
外れ [はずれ: HAZURE] (1) end, verge, extremity, tip, outskirts
空腹 [くうふく: KUUFUKU] hunger.
異議 [いぎ: IGI] objection, dissent, protest.
大手 [おおて: OOTE] (1) major company, big company
駅舎 [えきしゃ: EKISHA] station building
部署 [ぶしょ: BUSHO] one's duty post, one's duty station.
微妙 [びみょう: BIMYOU] (1) delicate, subtle, sensitive, (2) difficult, delicate (situation), complicated, (3) doubtful, questionable, dicey.
段階 [だんかい: DANKAI] grade, level, stage, class, phase
更に [さらに: SARANI] (uk) furthermore, again, after all, more and more, moreover, even more.
標準的 [ひょうじゅんてき: HYOUJUNTEKI] (comp) standard, standardized