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浮かべる
浮べる
泛かべる
泛べる
Irregular okurigana usage
Readings

ukaberu
English
Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
to float, to set afloat, to launch

Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
to show on one's face (smile, sadness, etc.)

Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
to recall, to call to mind, to imagine, to think of

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 浮かべる, 浮かべます
[does], will [do]
浮かべない, 浮かべません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 浮かべた, 浮かべました
[did]
浮かべなかった, 浮かべませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 浮かべて, 浮かべまして 浮かべないで, 浮かべませんで 浮かべなくて
Kanjis
ON: KUN: う.く, う.かれる, う.かぶ, う.かべる
floating, float, rise to surface

Stroke: 10 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-3-7 FC: 3214.4


ON: ハン, ホウ KUN: うか.ぶ
to drift, float, careless, reckless

Stroke: 7 SKIP: 1-3-4 FC: 3213.3


Phrases
怪物は残酷な微笑みを浮かべた。
Parts: 怪物 (かいぶつ) 残酷 (ざんこく) 微笑み (ほほえみ) 浮かべる (うかべる)
The monster's smile was cruel.

彼は小さな船を水に浮かべている。
Parts: (かれ) 小さな (ちいさな) (ふね) (みず) 浮かべる (うかべる)
He is sailing a little boat on the water.

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