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眠り, 睡り, 睡, ねむり, ねぶり
1. sleep, sleeping
2. inactivity
3. death
眠る, 睡る, ねむる, ねぶる
Conjugated: 眠り
Godan verb, Intransitive, See 寝る・3
1. to sleep (not necessarily lying down)
2. to die
Only ねむる
3. to lie idle (e.g. of resources), to be dormant, to be unused
4. to close one's eyes
眠り, いねむり
Takes suru
nodding off (while sitting), dozing
眠り, ひと眠り, 一睡り, ひとねむり
Takes suru, See 一睡
1. nap, short sleep
2. first sleep of silkworms
眠り, ねむりぐさ
眠り, ねむりびょう
sleeping sickness
眠り, ねむりひめ
Sleeping Beauty (fairy tale)
眠り, ねぶりびと
someone who is fast asleep
眠り込む, 眠りこむ, ねむりこむ
Godan verb, Intransitive
to fall asleep, to sleep deeply
眠り流し, ねむりながし
ritual to banish the sleep demon (esp. in Tōhoku)
眠りにつく, 眠りに付く, 眠りに就く, 眠りに着く, ねむりにつく
Expression, Godan verb
to fall asleep
永遠の眠り, えいえんのねむり
eternal slumber, everlasting rest, death
眠り運転, いねむりうんてん
falling asleep at the wheel
眠りに落ちる, ねむりにおちる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to fall asleep
眠り, ねむりぐすり
sleeping powder, sleeping drug, narcotic, anaesthetic, anesthetic
眠りから覚める, ねむりからさめる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to awake from one's sleep
眠りこける, ねむりこける
Ichidan verb, Intransitive
to sleep like a log, to sleep deeply
安らかにお眠りください, 安らかにお眠り下さい, やすらかにおねむりください
rest in peace, requiescat in pace, RIP
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