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Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
はい
Grade: 1
kun’yomi

Compound of 這い (to crawl, continuative form) +‎ 入る (iru, to enter, etymology 2)

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入る (intransitive, godan conjugation, hiragana はいる, rōmaji hairu)

  1. to enter, go into, get into
    風呂 (ふろ) (はい)
    o-furo ni hairu
    take a bath
    (literally, “enter the bath”)
    対策 (たいさく)検討 (けんとう) (はい)
    taisaku no kentō ni hairu
    start discussing plans for countermeasures
    (literally, “enter countermeasure investigation”)
    亀裂 (きれつ) (はい)ったタイヤ
    kiretsu ga haitta taiya
    cracked tire
    (literally, “tire that has had cracks enter”)
    ヒビ (はい)ったiPhone (アイフォン)
    hibi ga haitta aifon
    cracked iPhone
    (literally, “iPhone that has had cracks enter”)
  2. to arrive
  3. to join a group or organization
  4. to contain, include
  5. to hold in a container, building, etc.
  6. for a period of time to begin
  7. to become usable
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Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
kun’yomi
Japanese verb pair
active  ()れる
mediopassive  ()

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

入る (intransitive, godan conjugation, hiragana いる, rōmaji iru)

  1. to go in; to come in
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Usage notesEdit
  • Mostly confined to fixed expressions and idioms.

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.
  • 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN