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Ichidan verb
intransitive verb
to resemble, to look like, to take afterressembler

to be similar (in status, condition, etc.), to be close, to be alike, to be likeбыть похо́жим, походи́тьähnlich sein, ähnlich sehen, ähneln, erinnern an
ON: KUN: に.る, ひ.る
becoming, resemble, counterfeit, imitate, suitable

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
この岩は何に似ていますか。Parts: 此の (この), (いわ), (なに), 似る (にる)What does this rock look like?

ここの地理的特徴は私達の県のそれと似ている。Parts: 此処 (ここ), 地理 (ちり), (てき), 特徴 (とくちょう), 私たち (わたしたち), (けん), 其れ (それ), 似る (にる)The geographical features here are similar to those of our prefecture.

これは馬ににている犬です。Parts: 此れ (これ), (うま), 似る (にる), (いぬ)This is a dog resembling a horse.
This is a dog that resembles a horse.

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