える

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From English L.

NounEdit

える (romaji eru)

  1. エル: katakana notation of the alphabetic letter "L"

Etymology 2Edit

The hiragana spelling of various verbs.

VerbEdit

える (ichidan conjugation, romaji eru)

  1. 得る, 獲る: to get, to acquire, to gain, to obtain, to win, to catch
  2. 選る, 撰る, 択る: to choose, to select
  3. 彫る, 雕る, 鐫る: to carve, to engrave; to inlay; to drill, to make a hole
  4. 縒る, 撚る: to spin (as of thread or yarn)
Last modified on 21 February 2014, at 19:18