いく

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of いく – see the following entries.
3
[affix] raise; bring up; grow up
J
[affix] fragrant; sweet-smelling
[affix] cultured; refined
畏懼
[noun] (literary) awe
[verb] (literary) to fear; to be struck with awe
偉躯
[noun] (rare) a big body
(This term, いく, is an alternative spelling of the above Sino-Japanese terms.
For a list of all kanji read as いく, not just those used in Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji read as いく.)

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of いく – see the following entry.
行く
[verb] to go; to come to your place
[verb] to (a letter) be delivered
[verb] to depart
[verb] () to age
[verb] (うまく) to go well
[verb] (slang) to have an orgasm, to come, to cum
Alternative spellings
往く, ゆく
(This term, いく, is an alternative spelling of the above term.)

Etymology 3[edit]

Various.

Prefix[edit]

いく (iku-

  1. , : (attaches to nouns) vigorous, lively, powerful
  2. : (attaches to nouns) implies an indeterminate amount: several, many, much, a lot

Verb[edit]

いく (ikuyodan

  1. 生く: to be alive; to come back to life; to be vigorous, to be lively; to make something live, to plant something