ひろい

JapaneseEdit

Alternative spellings
広い
弘い
宏い

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Japanese, from Proto-Japonic *pirə.

PronunciationEdit

  • Tokyo pitch accent of inflected forms of "広い"
Source: Online Japanese Accent Dictionary
Stem forms
Continuative (連用形) 広く ろく
[híꜜròkù]
[hìróꜜkù]
Terminal (終止形) 広い [hìróꜜì]
Attributive (連体形) 広い [hìróꜜì]
Key constructions
Informal negative 広くない ろくない
くない
[híꜜròkùnàì]
[hìróꜜkùnàì]
Informal past 広かった ろかった
かった
[híꜜròkàttà]
[hìróꜜkàttà]
Informal negative past 広くなかった ろくなかった
くなかった
[híꜜròkùnàkàttà]
[hìróꜜkùnàkàttà]
Formal 広いです いです [hìróꜜìdèsù]
Conjunctive 広くて ろくて
くて
[híꜜròkùtè]
[hìróꜜkùtè]
Conditional 広ければ ろければ
ければ
[híꜜròkèrèbà]
[hìróꜜkèrèbà]

AdjectiveEdit

ひろい (hiroi-i (adverbial ひろく (hiroku))

  1. wide, broad
    その(かわ)(ひろ)
    Sono kawa wa hiroi.
    That river is wide.
  2. spacious
    一番(いちばん)(ひろ)都道府県(とどうふけん)
    ichiban hiroi todōfuken
    largest prefecture of Japan
  3. vast, large
  4. broad, wide-ranging
InflectionEdit
AntonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of ひろい – see the following entry.
広井
[proper noun] a surname
(This term, ひろい, is an alternative spelling of the above term.)