開ける

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
kun'yomi

Verb[edit]

開ける (transitive, ichidan conjugation, hiragana あける, romaji akeru)

  1. to open
  2. to make (a hole)
    • 大ハンマーを開ける。
      おおハンマーでかべにあなをあける。
      ōhanmā de kabe ni ana o akeru.
      make a hole in the wall with a sledgehammer.

Conjugation[edit]

  • 開ける
    [someone][something]あける
    [someone] opens [something]

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References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.