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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4

Grade: 1
kun’yomi

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [sa̠ɕia̠ɡe̞ɾɯ̟ᵝ]

VerbEdit

差し上げる (transitive, ichidan conjugation, hiragana さしあげる, rōmaji sashiageru)

  1. lift up, raise
  2. (humble) give

Usage notesEdit

The giver is always the speaker or someone close to the speaker such as a family member. The receiver is always someone of higher social status than the speaker.

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.