List: archaism

Words or expressions no longer current or that are current only within a few special contexts.

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あの人  あのひと anohito

Popular 

  • he, she, that person
  • you

彼  あれ are

Popular  JLPT-5 

  • that (indicating something distant from both speaker and listener (in space, time or psychologically), or something understood without naming it directly)
  • that person
  • over there
  • down there (i.e. one's genitals)
  • period, menses
  • hey, huh?, eh?
  • that (something mentioned before which is distant psychologically or in terms of time)

お鍋  おなべ onabe

  • pot
  • typical name for a female servant in the Edo-period
  • working at night
  • female with symptoms of gender identity disorder (e.g. a transvestite)

カッと   kaxtsuto

Popular  JLPT-1 

  • flaring up, burning hotly, suddenly becoming bright
  • flying into a rage, losing one's cool
  • opening suddenly and widely (e.g. eyes, mouth)
  • acting resolutely

がやがや   gayagaya

Popular 

  • noisily (crowd of people talking), clamorously, in a hubbub, jabberingly, chatteringly, buzzingly
  • loudly (laughing)

屹度  きっと kitto

Popular  JLPT-4 

  • surely, undoubtedly, almost certainly, most likely (e.g. 90 percent)
  • sternly, severely
  • having no slack, rigid, stiff, tight
  • suddenly, abruptly, instantly

さくさく   sakusaku

  • crisp (not moist or juicy), crunchy, flaky (as in pastry)
  • crunching sound (of walking on snow, frost, sand, etc.)
  • doing skillfully and efficiently, doing quickly, proceeding smoothly
  • sound of pouring liquid
  • speaking clearly

其処  そこ soko

Popular  JLPT-5 

  • there (place relatively near listener)
  • there (place just mentioned), that place
  • then (of some incident just spoken of), that (of point just raised)
  • you

其れ  それ sore

Popular  JLPT-5 

  • that (indicating an item or person near the listener, the action of the listener, or something on their mind), it
  • that time, then
  • there (indicating a place near the listener)
  • you

ちょっかい   chokkai

  • meddling, interference, making a pass at someone
  • extending a paw to drag something closer
  • hand, arm, wrist
  • disfigured arm, disfigured hand