Last modified on 8 October 2011, at 15:48

得ない

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 4

EtymologyEdit

negative of 得る

SuffixEdit

得ない (hiragana えない, romaji -enai)

  1. cannot

Usage notesEdit

This suffix attaches to the -masu stem of a verb, and forms -i adjectives.