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See also 受かる
Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
kun’yomi

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Tokyo pitch accent of conjugated forms of "受ける"
Source: Online Japanese Accent Dictionary
Stem forms
Terminal (終止形)
Attributive (連体形)
受ける [ùkéꜜrù]
Imperative (命令形) 受けろ [ùkéꜜrò]
Key constructions
Passive 受けられる けられ [ùkéráréꜜrù]
Causative 受けさせる けさせ [ùkésáséꜜrù]
Potential 受けられる けられ [ùkéráréꜜrù]
Volitional 受けよう けよ [ùkéyóꜜò]
Negative 受けない ない [ùkéꜜnàì]
Negative perfective 受けなかった なかった [ùkéꜜnàkàttà]
Formal 受けます けま [ùkémáꜜsù]
Perfective 受けた けた [úꜜkètà]
Conjunctive 受けて けて [úꜜkètè]
Hypothetical conditional 受ければ れば [ùkéꜜrèbà]

VerbEdit

受ける (transitive, ichidan conjugation, hiragana うける, rōmaji ukeru)

Japanese verb pair
active 受ける
mediopassive 受かる
  1. to receive; to get
     () () ()けるkifu o ukeruto receive a donation
     (しょう) (たい) ()けるshōtai o ukeruto receive an invitation
     () (がい) ()けるhigai o ukeruto suffer injuries
     () (どう) ()けるshidō o ukeruto receive guidance
    調 (ちょう) () ()けるchōsa o ukeruto undergo an investigation
     (しゅ) (じゅつ) ()けるshujutsu o ukeruto undergo surgery
     (きょう) (いく) ()けるkyōiku o ukeruto receive an education
     (じゅ) (ぎょう) ()けるjugyō o ukeruto take a class (literally, “to receive instruction”)
    ひどい (あつか) ()けるhidoi atsukai o ukeruto be treated poorly (literally, “to receive awful treatment”)
     () (しん) ()けるjishin o ukeruto experience an earthquake
     (つよ) (かん) () (えい) (きょう) ()けるtsuyoi kanki no eikyō o ukeruto feel the effect of strong winter winds
     (ちゅう) (ごく) (ぶん) () (えい) (きょう) ()けるChūgoku bunka no eikyō o ukeruto be influenced by Chinese culture (literally, “to receive the influence of Chinese culture”)
     (たい) (ふう) (えい) (きょう) ()ける (おそ)あるtaifū no eikyō o ukeru osore ga aruthere is danger of being affected by a typhoon (literally, “there is danger of receiving the influence of a typhoon”)
     (ばく) (はつ) (てき) (にん) () ()けるbakuhatsuteki na ninki o ukeruto be immensely popular (literally, “to receive explosive popularity”)
  2. to do the things which a former person did
    (Can we add an example for this sense?)

受ける (intransitive, ichidan conjugation, hiragana うける, rōmaji ukeru)

  1. gain popularity
  2. be funny; be hilarious
     (ちょう)ウケるchō ukeru!That's hilarious!

ConjugationEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.
  1. ^ 1974, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Second Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō
  2. ^ 1960, Tetsuo Hirayama (平山輝男, editor), 全国アクセント辞典 (Zenkoku Akusento Jiten, Nationwide Accent Dictionary), (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Tōkyōdō, →ISBN