Japanese Dictionary

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興る

Kana Reading
おこる
Romaji
okoru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `ru' ending, intransitive verb
    Meaning
    to rise; to flourish
    Example sentence
    江戸時代に、各藩奨励によって全国各地地場産業興った Local industry flourished throughout the land in the Edo period thanks to the promotional efforts by each clan.

Examples of 興る, おこる in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
興る
Plain Polite
興ります
Negative
興らない
Negative Polite
興りません

Past

Plain
興った
Plain Polite
興りました
Negative
興らなかった
Negative Polite
興りませんでした

Te

Plain
興って
Plain Polite
興りまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
興られる
Plain Polite
興られます
Negative
興られない
Negative Polite
興られません

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