JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
kun’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Old Japanese.

PronunciationEdit

  • Tokyo pitch accent of conjugated forms of "咲く"
Source: Online Japanese Accent Dictionary
Stem forms
Terminal (終止形)
Attributive (連体形)
咲く [sàkú]
Imperative (命令形) 咲け [sàké]
Key constructions
Passive 咲かれる かれる [sàkárérú]
Causative 咲かせる かせる [sàkásérú]
Potential - - -
Volitional 咲こう [sàkóꜜò]
Negative 咲かない かない [sàkánáí]
Negative perfective 咲かなかった かなかった [sàkánáꜜkàttà]
Formal 咲きます きま [sàkímáꜜsù]
Perfective 咲いた いた [sàítá]
Conjunctive 咲いて いて [sàíté]
Hypothetical conditional 咲けば [sàkéꜜbà]

VerbEdit

() (sakuintransitive godan (stem () (saki), past ()いた (saita))

  1. to bloom
    (はな)()いている
    hana ga saite iru
    the flowers are blooming
    Antonym: 散る (chiru)
  2. to make white waves appear

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN