Negima! #5 - A Kiss is NOT Just A Kiss

is a manga book published by Kodansha that was released on 03/29/2005

Plot Summary

Negima! Magister Negi Magi - Vol. 5 A Kiss is NOT Just A Kiss

Negi and Asuna face the toughest challenge to accomplish task of delivering the letter to the Kansai Magic Association and keep Konoka safe. Negi gets help from a new Partner that he didn't even know he had.


A Word from the Author

Ken Akamatsu talks about the events in this volume and talks about the the Maxi CD reaching the top of the Oricon chart.


A list and general description of many of the most common Honorifics in the Japanese language.

35th Period - Love's Gonna Getcha in the Middle of the Night!!

Chamo and Asakura team up to set up a game amongst the girls of class 3-A. For the girls the prize is Negi's lips.

36th Period - The Labyrinth of Lips

The Pillow-Fight Kissing Contest is in high gear and become more complicated when five Negis appear looking to lock lips.

37th Period - Who Does Negi's Kiss Belong to!?

The contest has gone haywire from all the Negis that are running around the the girls are right after them to get their kiss. Out of all this chaos a new Partner emerges.

38th Period - Nodoka and the Secret of the Picture Diary

Negi teaches Asuna the secret of the Card Artifacts that come with Partnership as they leave to complete Negi's goal. Setsuna watches over Konoka.

39th Period - The Dazzling Whirling Loop Survival

Negi and Asuna are caught in a trap of an endless path that goes on in circles forever. Meanwhile, a dangerous enemy follows Konoka and Setsuna.

40th Period - In Order to Get off the Road We're Stuck on

Negi and Asuna are attacked by another young boy inside this looping path. A dog demon boy by the name of Kotaro Inugami.

41st Period - A Secret Plan from Me!?

A fierce battle occurs between Negi and Asuna versus this demon boy Kotaro. With no exit in sight. It's up to Nodoka to come to the rescue.

42nd-43 Period - The Bodyguard is a Member of the Shinsen Group

Setsuna struggles to keep Konoka out of the hands of her would-be-kidnappers that takes them through the famous Cinema Village. A glimmer of Konoka's magic potential seen.

Character Popularity Poll

The results of the second 3-A Class popularity poll is shown. A chart is on the page showing the differences between the first and second polls.

Character Sketches

Character design sketches and notes for:

Yue Ayase


Negima! Dictionary of Various Terms of Black Magic

Full list of the meaning of the spells or other Latin phrases used in this volume.

This Volume:

  • Adeat/Abeat
  • Diarium Ejus
  • The Sanskrit character on Kontaro's cap
  • Om
  • Kagabikonoyasiro
  • Ja/A/Ii/Da
  • Deflexio
  • Om ak vi ra un kya sha rak man
  • Contra Pugnent
  • Unus fulgor concidens noctem, in mea manu ens inimicum edat. FULGURATIO ALBICANS
  • Sim ipse pars per secundam dimidiam Negius Springfieldes
  • A Vi Ci
  • Van Oon Tarak Kileek Aku
  • Kya-ya

Partner Cards Explained

A detail explaination of the differnt aspect and words that decorate the Pactio Partner Cards.

Botched Cards

Two pages showing the several botched attempts of Pactio Cards in the series to date.

Asuna Kagurazaka

Konoka Konoe

Fei Ku

Makie Sasaki

Nodoka Miyazaki

Fuka and Fumika Narutaki

Ayaka Hiroyuki

Clothing Sketches

Sketches showing different clothing designs shown in the 38th Period.

Letter Corner

One page displaying several fan art images with messages.

Translation Notes

If there is something that requires alterations or a Japanese phrase/joke needs explaining. The translators explains things here.


  • Seiza
  • Katakana
  • Kouga
  • Ohi River
  • Arashiyama and Sagano
  • Print Club
  • Om
  • Fushimi
  • O-Shiruko
  • Chi
  • Inugami
  • Shinsen
  • Cinema Village
  • Kappa
  • Aikijujitsu

Preview of Negima! Vol. 6

Four pages of Negima! Volume 6 in English.

About the Creator

A brief description of series creator Ken Akamatsu.


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