Last modified on 15 February 2014, at 03:43

被る

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

kagapuru → kagaɸuru.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

被る (godan conjugation, hiragana かがふる, romaji kagafuru)

  1. to put on one's head
  2. to receive
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Contraction of kagafuru (id). The medial -g- voices /p/ to /b/.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

被る (godan conjugation, hiragana かぶる, romaji kaburu)

  1. to cover
  2. to wear
  3. to receive
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From kaburu (id). Bilabial plosive /b/ becomes bilabial nasal /m/.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

被る (godan conjugation, hiragana かむる, romaji kamuru)

  1. to cover
  2. to wear
  3. to receive
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 4Edit

kagapuru → kauburu → koːburu.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

被る (godan conjugation, hiragana こうぶる, romaji kōburu, historical hiragana かうぶる)

  1. to cover oneself with clothes; to wear
  2. to receive
  3. to experience something unfortunate
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 5Edit

From kōburu (id). Bilabial plosive /b/ becomes bilabial nasal /m/.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

被る (godan conjugation, hiragana こうむる, romaji kōmuru, historical hiragana かうむる)

  1. to cover oneself with clothes; to wear
  2. to receive
  3. to experience something unfortunate
ConjugationEdit

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