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Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

あう (intransitive, godan conjugation, rōmaji au)

  1. 会う: to meet
  2. 合う: to match with, to be proper
  3. 遭う: to meet with (misfortune)
  4. 遇う: to meet with (misfortune)
  5. 逢う: to meet with (drama or pathos)
  6. 逅う: to meet with (unexpectedly)
  7. 邂う: to meet with (unexpectedly)
  8. 翕う: to meet with (very rare kanji usage)
  9. 覯う: to meet with (very rare kanji usage)
  10. 覿う: to meet with (very rare kanji usage)
  11. 遘う: to meet with (very rare kanji usage)

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of あう – see the following entries.
3
[affix]centre, middle
5
[affix]cherry tree; cherry blossom
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(This term, あう, is the historical hiragana spelling of several Sino-Japanese terms.)
For a list of all kanji with historical on'yomi あう, not just those used in Sino-Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji with historical on reading あう.