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居眠り
Readings
いねむり
inemuri
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
dozing, nodding offassoupi, somnolantдремо́таEinnicken (im Sitzen), Schläfchen (im Sitzen), Einschlafen, während man etwas tut

Kanji
ON: キョ, コKUN: い.る, -い, お.る
reside, to be, exist, live with

ON: ミンKUN: ねむ.る, ねむ.い
sleep, die, sleepy

Example sentences
授業中に居眠りすることは許しません。Parts: 授業中 (じゅぎょうちゅう), 居眠り (いねむり), (こと), 許す (ゆるす)I do not allow sleeping in class.
Ich erlaube es nicht, im Unterricht zu schlafen.
Sleeping in class is not allowed.

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