What does cho mean in Japanese

  • (n)that (indicating something distant from both speaker and listener (in space, time or psychologically), or something understood without naming it directly)→Related words: 何れ , 此れ , 其れ

    あれがこの町の大通りだ。
    That is the main street of this city.

  • that person (used to refer to one's equals or inferiors)

    あれなら絶対大丈夫!
    Yeah, she must be the sure thing!

  • over there

    私の前の彼はポルトガル育ちでした。
    My ex-boyfriend was brought up in Portugal.

  • down there (i.e. one's genitals)

    アレが痛いんですよ、アレが。んー、何て言うの?コーガン?とにかく、男性の大事なものです。
    Down there hurts, down there. Er, what do you call them? Testicles? In any case a male's 'important parts'.

  • period; menses
  • (int)hey (expression of surprise or suspicion); eh?

    「あれ?恵子は?」「今日は三者面談だから遅れるって」
    "Eh? Where's Keiko?" "Said she's got a parent and child meeting so she'll be late."

  • (n)that (something mentioned before which is distant psychologically or in terms of time)