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座る坐る据わる据る
Irregular okurigana usage
Readings
すわる
suwaru
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
intransitive verb
to sit, to squats'asseoir

to assume (a position)
esp. 据わる, 据る
to hold steady, to hold stillсидетьstarr sein, fest sein, ruhig sein

Kanji
ON: KUN: すわ.る
squat, seat, cushion, gathering, sit

ON: ザ, サKUN: すわ.る, おわす, そぞろに, まします
sit

ON: キョKUN: す.える, す.わる
set, lay a foundation, install, equip, squat down, sit down

ON: キョKUN: す.える, す.わる
set, lay a foundation, install, equip, squat down, sit down

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
数人の学生がベンチに座り、昼食を食べていた。Parts: 数人 (すうにん), 学生 (がくせい), ベンチ, 座る (すわる), 昼食 (ちゅうしょく), 食べる (たべる)Quelques étudiants déjeunaient assis sur le banc.
Some students were sitting on the bench and having lunch.

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