Japanese Slang めっちゃ/meccha
There is a lot of slang in Japanese! It helps you to understand Manga, Anime, etc… Have you ever heard of めっちゃ/meccha? Let’s check it out!
It means “So many” or “extreme”. This is a casual expression to exaggerate something and we often say めっちゃ in reference to mean “so many”,or “extreme”.
Here is the example sentences
- イワシ、めっちゃ多い(So many sardines are there.)
- イワシ、めっちゃめっちゃ多い(Sooooo many sardines are there. )
- イワシ、めっちゃめっちゃめーーーーちゃ多い(Soooooooooooooo many sardines are there. )
- めっちゃ疲れた(I am so tired.)
- めっちゃ幸せ！(I am so happy. )
3.Now you understand めっちゃ/meccha
Like I explained めっちゃ means “So many” or “extreme”.
Here is the appendix. Please check out the similar sound to めっちゃ.
- めちゃくちゃ・・・ illogical or extreme
- むっちゃ・・・ extreme
- まっちゃ・・・green tea
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