Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 恰も(あたかも) in Japanese

恰も, 宛も
Kana Reading
あたかも, あだかも
atakamo, adakamo
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adverb (fukushi)
    as if; as it were; as though
    Example sentence
    彼女あた幽霊でも見たのように見えた She looked as if she had seen a ghost.
  • Parts of speech
    right then; just then; at that moment
    Example sentence
    彼らあたかものように働いた。 They worked like so many ants.

Examples of 恰も, 宛も, あたかも, あだかも in a sentence

Kanji in this word

8 strokes

address, just like, fortunately

On'Yomi: エン

Kun'Yomi: あ.てる, -あて, -づつ, あたか.も

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9 strokes

just as, as though, fortunately

On'Yomi: コウ, カッ, チョウ, キョウ

Kun'Yomi: あたか.も

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