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頭に浮かぶ
Readings
あたまにうかぶ
atamaniukabu
Meanings
Expression
intransitive verb
Godan verb with 'bu' ending
to come to mind, to pop into one's headein Gedanke fährt einem durch den Kopf

Kanji
ON: トウ, ズ, トKUN: あたま, かしら, -がしら, かぶり
head, counter for large animals

ON: KUN: う.く, う.かれる, う.かぶ, む, う.かべる
floating, float, rise to surface

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
いい考えが頭に浮かんだ。Parts: 良い (よい), 考え (かんがえ), 頭に浮かぶ (あたまにうかぶ)A good idea came into my head.

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