Last modified on 25 April 2014, at 04:31

開く

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
kun'yomi

VerbEdit

開く (intransitive, godan conjugation, hiragana あく, romaji aku)

  1. to open
    開く。
    [something]あく。
    [something]ga aku.
    [something] opens.
  2. to begin
Usage notesEdit

The passive, causative, and volitional of あく are never used.

ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
ひら
Grade: 3
kun'yomi

VerbEdit

開く (transitive and intransitive, godan conjugation, hiragana ひらく, romaji hiraku)

  1. to open, lift, uncover, unpack
    開く。
    [something]ひらく。
    [something]ga hiraku.
    [something] opens.
    開く。
    [someone][something]ひらく。
    [someone] ga [something] o hiraku.
    [someone] opens [something].
  2. to bloom
  3. to start, open (a store)
ConjugationEdit