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:)(: asked in TravelAsia PacificJapan · 1 decade ago

What does 'nankurunaisa' mean? And it's Japanese..?

6 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    It's Okinawan language (the language in Okinawa, Japan).

    It's literally "Hardship won't come." 難来る無いさ

    The meaning is "It'll be all right."

  • 1 decade ago

    'Nan kuru nai sa' - なん くる ない さ

    It surely is Japanese!

    However, people living in Honshu (etc) don't use the word.

    Instead, they use 'Nan toka naru sa' - なん とか なる さ

    The word is from a dialect spoken in Okinawa :D

    It both mean, "Everything will be all right."

    * 'Nan kuru nai sa' originally meant, "try your best."

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    It's only Japanese if you consider Okinawan to be Japanese.

    I have read that the difference between standard Japanese and the Okinawan language is about as large as the difference between English and French. So, calling Okinawan a language of its own is perfectly valid. It's just a matter of semantics whether people call it Japanese or not. It's probably a little misleading though.

  • Anonymous
    5 years ago

    Nankurunaisa - Live today laugh tomorrow.

  • 1 decade ago

    "nan kuru nai sa" 何来るないさ

    well the words are real, but what sentance was it in?

    did you hear someone say it? or get it from some anime?

    i would say nanmo konai sa 何も来ないさ

    it means "nothings coming" or "nothing will come."

    So dont worry! Chill out!

    Source(s): life in Japan (Hokkaido)
  • 1 decade ago

    It is Okonawan.

    they say Okonawa words is old Japanese.

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