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JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S
Irregular

kagapuru → kagaɸuru.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Irregular reading)
  • IPA(key): [ka̠ɡ̃a̠ɸɯᵝɾ̠ɯᵝ]

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

被る (yodan conjugation, hiragana かがふる, rōmaji kagafuru)

  1. to put on one's head
  2. to receive
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
かぶ
Grade: S
kun'yomi

Contraction of 被る (kagafuru). The medial -g- voices /p/ to /b/.

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

被る (godan conjugation, hiragana かぶる, rōmaji kaburu)

  1. to cover
  2. to wear
  3. to receive
Derived termsEdit
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S
Irregular

From 被る (kaburu). Bilabial plosive /b/ becomes bilabial nasal /m/.

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

被る (godan conjugation, hiragana かむる, rōmaji kamuru)

  1. to cover
  2. to wear
  3. to receive
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 4Edit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S
Irregular

kagapuru → kauburu → koːburu.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Irregular reading)
  • IPA(key): [ko̞ːbɯᵝɾ̠ɯᵝ]

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

被る (godan conjugation, hiragana こうぶる, rōmaji kōburu, historical hiragana かうぶる)

  1. to cover oneself with clothes; to wear
  2. to receive
  3. to experience something unfortunate
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 5Edit

Kanji in this term
こうむ
Grade: S
kun'yomi

From 被る (kōburu). Bilabial plosive /b/ becomes bilabial nasal /m/.

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

被る (godan conjugation, hiragana こうむる, rōmaji kōmuru, historical hiragana かうむる)

  1. to cover oneself with clothes; to wear
  2. to receive
  3. to experience something unfortunate
ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. 2.0 2.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3