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眠気眠け睡気
Readings
ねむけ
nemuke
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
sleepiness, drowsinesssomnolenceSchläfrigkeit, Müdigkeit

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

ON: キ, ケKUN: いき
spirit, mind, air, atmosphere, mood

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

ON: スイKUN: ねむ.る, ねむ.い
drowsy, sleep, die

ON: キ, ケKUN: いき
spirit, mind, air, atmosphere, mood

Example sentences
彼は勉強を始めるとどうして眠気を催すのだろうか。Parts: (かれ), 勉強 (べんきょう), 始める (はじめる), 如何して (どうして), 眠気 (ねむけ), だろう (だろ)Why should he feel drowsy whenever he begins to study?
Why does he become drowsy whenever he begins to study?

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