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Subject: Re: difference between 友達 and 友
From: akira
Date: Tue, 29 Dec 2009 16:02:12 GMT
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> Well, today I learned that 友達 means "friend". I decided to check the meanings of the kanji separately and I found out that 友 also means "friend". What is the difference between saying 友達 and 友

友 sounds to me a little archaic or poetic. We don't really use 友 for 友達 in our daily conversation.

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