|1: continuously in some state (for a long time, distance); throughout; all along; the whole time; all the way;
2: much (better, etc.); by far; far and away;
3: far away; long ago;
4: direct; straight
1: (Polite language) hand; arm;
2: (Honorific or respectful language) handwriting; penmanship; (Interjection)
3: ‘shake’ (command to have a dog place its paw in your hand)
They are called mecha in Japanese.