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漁る
Readings
あさる
asaru
すなどる
sunadoru
Out-dated or obsolete kana usage
いさる
isaru
Out-dated or obsolete kana usage
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to fishchercher, fouiller

to look for, to search for, to hunt for, to scavenge, to scrounge, to look through, to rummage throughfischen, jagen nach (Beute, Futter), suchen nach, herumsuchen, nachjagen, nachlaufen, stöbern
Kanji
ON: ギョ, リョウKUN: あさ.る
fishing, fishery

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
古本屋と古着屋をあさるのが好きです。Parts: 古本屋 (ふるほんや), 古着屋 (ふるぎや), 漁る (あさる), 好き (すき)I like shopping in used-book stores and in used-clothing shops.

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