てる

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See also: でる

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Suffix[edit]

てる (romaji -teru)

  1. (colloquial) Contraction of ている (-teiru).

Usage notes[edit]

Attaches to the continuative form of a verb.

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

てる (godan conjugation, romaji teru)

  1. 照る: to shine, gleam, sparkle