• ya
JLPT 4

Definition of や

particle

  • such things as (non-exhaustive list related to a specific time and place)
  • and ... and

  • (after the dictionary form of a verb) the minute (that) ...
  • no sooner than ...

interjection (kandoushi)

  • punctuational exclamation in haiku, renga, etc.

auxiliary

  • plain copula

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