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上る, 登る, 昇る, 陞る, のぼる
Godan verb, Intransitive
1. to ascend, to go up, to climb
usu. 昇る
2. to ascend (as a natural process, e.g. the Sun), to rise
3. to go to (the capital)
4. to be promoted
5. to add up to
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位が昇る, くらいがのぼる
Expression, Godan verb
to rise in rank
立ち上る, 立ち昇る, 立ちのぼる, 立上る, たちのぼる
Godan verb, Intransitive
to rise up (e.g. pillar of smoke), to go up
差し上る, 差し昇る, 差上る, さしのぼる
Godan verb, Intransitive
to rise (e.g. sun, moon)