被る

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

kagapuru → kagaɸuru.

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Verb[edit]

被る (godan conjugation, hiragana かがふる, romaji kagafuru)

  1. to put on one's head
  2. to receive
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Etymology 2[edit]

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

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Verb[edit]

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

  1. to cover
  2. to wear
  3. to receive
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

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

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

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

  1. to cover
  2. to wear
  3. to receive
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

kagapuru → kauburu → koːburu.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

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

  1. to cover oneself with clothes; to wear
  2. to receive
  3. to experience something unfortunate
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Etymology 5[edit]

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

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

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

  1. to cover oneself with clothes; to wear
  2. to receive
  3. to experience something unfortunate
Conjugation[edit]

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