示す

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しめ
Grade: 5
kun’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Tokyo pitch accent of conjugated forms of "示す"
Source: Online Japanese Accent Dictionary
Stem forms
Terminal (終止形)
Attributive (連体形)
示す [shìméꜜsù]
Imperative (命令形) 示せ [shìméꜜsè]
Key constructions
Passive 示される めされ [shìmésáréꜜrù]
Causative 示させる めさせ [shìmésáséꜜrù]
Potential 示せる めせ [shìméséꜜrù]
Volitional 示そう めそ [shìmésóꜜò]
Negative 示さない めさない [shìmésáꜜnàì]
Negative perfective 示さなかった めさなかった [shìmésáꜜnàkàttà]
Formal 示します めしま [shìméshímáꜜsù]
Perfective 示した した [shìméꜜshìtà]
Conjunctive 示して して [shìméꜜshìtè]
Hypothetical conditional 示せば せば [shìméꜜsèbà]

Verb[edit]

示す (transitive, godan conjugation, hiragana しめす, rōmaji shimesu)

  1. to show, to have somebody see
  2. to display, to show, to demonstrate
  3. to indicate, point out, to denote
  4. to indicate (for a measuring device such as a clock to show a value)

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.