飛ぶ

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
kun'yomi

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

飛ぶ (godan conjugation, hiragana とぶ, romaji tobu)

  1. to fly
  2. to jump
  3. to go quickly
  4. to splash, splatter

Usage notes[edit]

This spelling of tobu usually denotes flying rather than jumping, as opposed to 跳ぶ which is reserved for the latter.

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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.