奴, やっこ

  • yakko
JLPT 1

Definition of 奴,やっこ

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • servant (esp. a samurai's attendant)

  • chivalrous man (c. Edo period)

  • cubed tofu (often served cold)

  • kite shaped like a footman

  • Edo-period hairstyle worn by samurai's attendants

  • enslavement (of a woman; Edo-period punishment for her own or her husband's crime)

pronoun

  • he
  • she
  • him
  • her

Related Kanji

guy, slave, manservant, fellow

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Examples of 奴,やっこ in a Sentence

He's a nice guy - that's unanimous.
この田舎者めが。
You clown you.
いやあ見事晴れ渡ったになったね。これが台風一過というやつね。
What a glorious fall day. This is what they mean by the lovely weather you get after a storm.
卑屈な
Don't be a dog.
I glare resentfully at the crimson letter, is this the infamous red-paper draft notice?
He broke the window on purpose.
He is a self-willed fellow.
本当は、いいやつなんだ
In fact, he is a nice fellow.
How slow you are!
The man is quite capable of telling lies.
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