喋る

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Kanji in this term
しゃべ
Jinmeiyō
kun'yomi

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喋る ‎(godan conjugation, hiragana しゃべる, romaji shaberu)

  1. to talk, to speak, to chat, to chatter
     (わたし)日本語 (にほんご) (しゃべ)ことができる。
    watashi wa nihongo o shaberu koto ga dekiru.
    I can speak Japanese.
     (かれ)2時間立 (にじかんた) (つづ)けに (しゃべ)った
    kare wa ni jikan tate tsuzuke ni shabetta.
    He rattled on for two hours on end.
  2. to let secrets out
    このことはめったに (しゃべ)ってもらっては (こま)るよ。
    kono koto wa metta ni shabette moratte wa komaru yo.
    Be sure to keep your mouth shut about this.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9