Kanarazu: Translation and Pronunciation

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The Japanese word kanarazu, pronounced "kah-nah-ra-zoo", is translated to mean "certainly", "without fail", "by all means", or "certainly." It a word intended to provide emphasis or accentuation.

Japanese characters: 必ず (かならず)

Example of Kanarazu in a Sentence

Juuji made ni kanarazu kite kudasai.

Japanese characters: 十時までに必ず来てください。

Translation: Be sure to come by ten.