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食べる
喰べる
Irregular kanji
Readings

taberu
English
Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
to eat

Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
to live on (e.g. a salary), to live off, to subsist on

Conjugated forms
Present, Future 食べる, 食べます
[does], will [do]
食べない, 食べません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 食べた, 食べました
[did]
食べなかった, 食べませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 食べて, 食べまして 食べないで, 食べませんで 食べなくて
Kanjis
ON: ショク, ジキ KUN: く.う, く.らう, た.べる, は.む
eat, food

Stroke: 9 Grade: 2 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 2-2-7 FC: 8073.3


KUN: く.う, く.らう
eat, drink, receive (a blow), (kokuji)

Stroke: 12 SKIP: 1-3-9 FC: 6803.3


Phrases
もっと果物を食べるべきです。
Parts: もっと 果物 (くだもの) 食べる (たべる) 可き (べき)
You should eat more fruit.

ライオンは他の動物を食べて生きている。
Parts: ライオン (ほか) 動物 (どうぶつ) 食べる (たべる) 生きる (いきる)
Lions live on other animals.

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