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Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
to live, to exist

Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
to make a living, to subsist

Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
to be in effect, to be in use, to function

Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
to come to life, to be enlivened

Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
to be safe (in baseball, go, etc.)

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 生きる, 生きます
[does], will [do]
生きない, 生きません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 生きた, 生きました
生きなかった, 生きませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 生きて, 生きまして 生きないで, 生きませんで 生きなくて
ON: セイ, ショウ KUN: い.きる, い.かす, い.ける, う.まれる, うま.れる, う.まれ, うまれ, う.む, お.う, は.える, は.やす, き, なま, なま-, な.る, な.す, む.す, -う
life, genuine, birth

Stroke: 5 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 4-5-2 FC: 2510.0

ON: カツ KUN: い.きる, い.かす, い.ける
lively, resuscitation, being helped, living

Stroke: 9 Grade: 2 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-3-6 FC: 3216.6

Parts: 此の (この) (ほん) 未だ (まだ) 版権 (はんけん) 生きる (いきる)
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