Last modified on 23 June 2014, at 01:30

得る

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Kanji in this term
Grade: 4

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得る (transitive, ichidan conjugation, hiragana える, romaji eru)

  1. get, acquire, gain, obtain, win, catch
  2. be able to, can
  3. (in the form ざるを得ない following the imperfective form of a verb) cannot help but doing, cannot but do

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得る (hiragana うる, romaji -uru)

  1. to obtain (benefit)
  2. be able to, -able
    出来得 (できう) (かぎ)吾輩 (わがはい) ()れてくれた主人 (しゅじん) (そば)にいる (こと)をつとめた。
    dekiuru kagiri wagahai o irete kureta shujin no soba ni iru koto o tsutometa.
    I tried to be at the side of the master who let me in as much as possible.

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