TAKOBOTO

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覆う被う掩う蔽う蓋う
Readings
おおう
oou
Meanings
Godan verb with 'u' ending
Transitive verb
to cover, to hide, to conceal, to wrap, to disguisecacher, couvrir, déguiser, dissimulerbedecken, einhüllen, verhüllen, verdecken, verschleiern, beschützen, verhehlen, beschirmen, abschirmen, schützen

Kanji
ON: フクKUN: おお.う, くつがえ.す, くつがえ.る
capsize, cover, shade, mantle, be ruined

ON: KUN: こうむ.る, おお.う, かぶ.る, かぶ.せる
incur, cover, veil, brood over, shelter, wear, put on, be exposed (film), receiving

ON: エンKUN: おお.う
cover, conceal

ON: ヘイ, ヘツ, フツKUN: おお.う, おお.い
cover, shade, mantle, capsize, be ruined

ON: ガイ, カイ, コウKUN: ふた, けだ.し, おお.う, かさ, かこう
cover, lid, flap

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
机はほこりで覆われている。Parts: (つくえ), (ほこり), 覆う (おおう)Le bureau est recouvert de poussière.
The desk is covered with dust.

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