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変, 變, へん

  • hen


adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • strange
  • odd
  • peculiar
  • weird
  • curious
  • queer
  • eccentric
  • funny
  • suspicious
  • fishy


  • unexpected


  • change


  • incident
  • disturbance
  • disaster
  • accident


noun, used as a prefix

  • flat (music)

Examples of 変,變,へん in a Sentence

The orange left a strange taste in my mouth.
My explanation may sound strange.
This yogurt tastes strange.
Do you wonder why no one trusts him?
The story may sound strange, but it is true.
I think it quite strange that he should not know such a thing.
It is strange that he has not come yet.
He is not in his right mind.
I can taste something strange in this soup.
I think it strange that there is no one on the street at this time of the day.

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