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Japanese Word of the Day - May 2017

At long last, Golden Week is upon us! And what’s this ... Mother’s day is also here?! Hope you’ve remembered the ladies in your life this month while preparing for finals! But once the exams are done, you’re home free!

 

ゴールデンウィーク (gooruden uiiku) - Golden Week (a weeklong holiday in May) <br> From Persona 4
ゴールデンウィーク
自由 (jiyuu) - freedom <br> From Attack on Titan, Season 1
自由
銀 (gin) - silver <br> From Yuri!!! on Ice
ふさわしい (fusawashii) - deserving <br> From Nier: Automata
ふさわしい
お仕舞い (oshimai) - the end <br> From Persona 5
お仕舞い
生徒会長 (seitokaichou) - student council president <br> From Kill la Kill
生徒会長
お姫様 (ohime sama) - princess (polite) <br> From Princess Mononoke
お姫様
少女 (shoujo) - girl <br> From Working!!
少女
娘 (musume) - daughter <br> From Tiger & Bunny
お母さん (okaasan) - mother (polite) <br> From Parasyte
お母さん
女優 (joyuu) - actress <br> From Battle Royale
女優
看護婦 (kangofu) - (female) nurse <br> From Soul Eater
看護婦
嫁 (yome) - wife <br> From Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure: Phantom Blood
姑 (shuutome) - mother-in-law <br> From Itazura na Kiss
魔女 (majo) - witch <br> From xxxHolic
魔女