JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
kun’yomi
Alternative spelling 乞う

PronunciationEdit

  • Tokyo pitch accent of conjugated forms of "請う"
Source: Online Japanese Accent Dictionary
Stem forms
Terminal (終止形)
Attributive (連体形)
請う [kóꜜù]
Imperative (命令形) 請え [kóꜜè]
Key constructions
Passive 請われる われ [kòwáréꜜrù]
Causative 請わせる わせ [kòwáséꜜrù]
Potential 請える [kòéꜜrù]
Volitional 請おう [kòóꜜò]
Negative 請わない ない [kòwáꜜnàì]
Negative perfective 請わなかった なかった [kòwáꜜnàkàttà]
Formal 請います いま [kòímáꜜsù]
Perfective 請うた ーた [kóꜜòtà]
Conjunctive 請うて ーて [kóꜜòtè]
Hypothetical conditional 請えば えば [kóꜜèbà]

VerbEdit

() (koutransitive godan (stem () (koi), past ()うた (kōta), historical kana こふ)

  1. to ask, beg, request, entreat, appeal, solicit

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

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