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See also: -igi, igi, iĝi, and īgi




  1. to become, e.g. ruĝa red, ruĝiĝi to blush.
  2. to change in state, e.g. fali to fall, faliĝi to fall (by oneself)
  3. makes intransitive verbs out of transitive ones, e.g. komenci to begin (tr), komenciĝi to begin (intr).
    La spegulo rompiĝis.
    The mirror broke.
  4. used to form the passive voice of an active-voice verb
    La spegulo rompiĝis.
    The mirror was broken.

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  • The definitions above are related to each other and not mutually exclusive.

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