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近づく近付く
Readings
ちかづく
chikaduku
ちかずく
chikazuku
Reading restricted to 近付く
Irregular kana usage
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
intransitive verb
to approach, to draw near, to get close(s')approcher de, devenir intime avec quelque-un, se lier d'amitié avec quelqu'un, se ressembler (caractère, comportement)

to get acquainted with, to get closer to, to get to knowприближа́ться, сближа́тьсяsich nähern, nahen, näher kommen, näher rücken, in die Nähe kommen, sich anfreunden, Freundschaft schließen, sich unter die Leute mischen
Kanji
ON: キン, コンKUN: ちか.い
near, early, akin, tantamount

ON: キン, コンKUN: ちか.い
near, early, akin, tantamount

ON: KUN: つ.ける, -づ.き, -つき, -つ.き, つ.き, -づ.く, つ.く, -づけ, -づ.け, -つ.け, つ.け-, つ.け, -づ.ける, -つ.ける, -づき
adhere, attach, refer to, append

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
クリスマスが近づいてきた。Parts: クリスマス, 近づく (ちかづく), 来る (くる)
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