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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
あお
Grade: S
kun’yomi
Alternative spelling 煽ぐ

EtymologyEdit

/apuɡu//afuɡu//auɡu//aoɡu/

Compare 煽る (aoru, to be blown by the wind; to fan, flap, intransitive).

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VerbEdit

扇ぐ (transitive, godan conjugation, hiragana あおぐ, rōmaji aogu, historical hiragana あふぐ)

  1. to fan
    団扇 (うちわ) (あお)
    Uchiwa de aogu.
    He fans himself with a round fan.
  2. (of wind, archaic) to blow
    Synonym: 吹く (fuku)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9