不肖

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  • ふしょう fushou

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  • noun taking the genitive case particle のな adjectivenoun
    unworthy (of one's father, teacher, etc.)
    • humble languagepronoun
      I, me
      • literary or formal termnoun taking the genitive case particle のな adjectivenoun
        incompetent, unskilled, inexperienced, foolish
          • used self-referentially
        • archaismな adjectivenoun
          unfortunate, unlucky
          • dwaas, stom, dom, mal, onnozel
            • onwaardig, nietswaardig
              • ongelukkig, onfortuinlijk, onzalig
                • geduldig, lijdzaam, volhardend
                  • lastig, vervelend, moeilijk
                    • onwillig, aarzelend, weigerachtig
                      • ik, ondergetekende
                        • incompétent, je, bien humblement, votre humble serviteur
                          • Zurückstehen hinter jmds. Fähigkeiten (des Vaters od. Meisters), Dummheit, schwieriges Schicksal, Elend, Misere
                            • ich, meine Wenigkeit
                              • csekélységem, nem hozzáértő
                                • неспособный, недостойный, 1): {~の} недостойный, 2): {~の} неспособный, 3) (кн.) я

                                  Kanji in this word

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                                  • 4 strokes

                                    negative, non-, bad, ugly, clumsy

                                  • 7 strokes

                                    resemblance

                                  Adjective declension

                                  A list with all the derivative forms for the Adjective, depending of the grammatical use and the degree of formality.

                                  Plain
                                  Present不肖だ - ふしょうだ (fushouda) 
                                  Negative不肖じゃない - ふしょうじゃない (fushoujanai) 
                                  Past不肖だった - ふしょうだった (fushoudatta) 
                                  Past negative不肖じゃなかった - ふしょうじゃなかった (fushoujanakatta) 
                                  Te form不肖で - ふしょうで (fushoude) 
                                  Adverbial不肖に - ふしょうに (fushouni) 
                                  Polite
                                  Present不肖です - ふしょうです (fushoudesu) 
                                  Negative不肖ではありません - ふしょうではありません (fushoudehaarimasen) 
                                  Past不肖でした - ふしょうでした (fushoudeshita) 
                                  Past negative不肖ではありませんでした - ふしょうではありませんでした (fushoudehaarimasendeshita)