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引き起こす引き起す
Irregular okurigana usage
引きおこす
Readings
ひきおこす
hikiokosu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to pull upright, to help up (e.g. a fallen person)causer, entrainer

to cause, to inducehervorrufen, auslösen, verursachen, bewirken, aufrichten, aufheben, auf die Beine stellen
Kanji
ON: インKUN: ひ.く, ひ.き, ひ.き-, -び.き, ひ.ける
pull, tug, jerk, admit, install, quote, refer to

ON: KUN: お.きる, お.こる, お.こす, おこ.す, た.つ
rouse, wake up, get up

ON: インKUN: ひ.く, ひ.き, ひ.き-, -び.き, ひ.ける
pull, tug, jerk, admit, install, quote, refer to

ON: KUN: お.きる, お.こる, お.こす, おこ.す, た.つ
rouse, wake up, get up

ON: インKUN: ひ.く, ひ.き, ひ.き-, -び.き, ひ.ける
pull, tug, jerk, admit, install, quote, refer to

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
その事故は交通渋滞を引き起こした。Parts: 其の (その), 事故 (じこ), 交通渋滞 (こうつうじゅうたい), 引き起こす (ひきおこす)L'accident a causé un bouchon.
The accident caused a traffic jam.

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