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Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
to separate (by distance, time, etc.), to isolate, to partition, to divideêtre séparé, exclure, séparer

to interpose, to have between
to alienate, to estrangefernhalten, abschirmen, abtrennen, auseinanderhalten, abteilen, zwischen etw. liegen, trennen, unterscheiden, entfremden, abtrünnig machen, abbringen
ON: カクKUN: へだ.てる, へだ.たる
isolate, alternate, distance, separate, gulf

ON: キョKUN: へだ.たる, けづめ
long-distance, spur, fetlock

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
アイルランドとイギリスは海によって隔てられている。Parts: 愛蘭 (アイルランド), 英吉利 (イギリス), (うみ), に因って (によって), 隔てる (へだてる)Ireland and England are separated by the sea.
A sea separates Ireland and England.

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