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Kanji in this term

Grade: 3

Grade: 1
jūbakoyomi

EtymologyEdit

Compound of (shi, doing, the 連用形(ren'yōkei, continuative or stem form) of verb する suru “to do”) +‎ 上がる(agaru, to go up, to be raised; to come to an end).[1] Compare the English expression to be done upto be done thoroughly.

The kanji for the first character is an example of phonetic ateji.[1]

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VerbEdit

仕上がる ‎(intransitive, godan conjugation, hiragana しあがる, romaji shiagaru)

  1. to be done, to be finished

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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9