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Etymology 1Edit

SuffixEdit

てる (ichidan conjugation, rōmaji -teru)

  1. (colloquial, jodōshi) Contraction of ている (-teiru).

ConjugationEdit

Usage notesEdit

Attaches to the continuative form of a verb. The contraction rules with apply.

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

てる (godan conjugation, rōmaji teru)

  1. 照る: to shine, gleam, sparkle