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Godan verb with 'ku' ending
Transitive verb
usu. 履く or 穿く
to put on (lower-body clothing, e.g. pants, skirt, footwear), to wear

Godan verb with 'ku' ending
Transitive verb
usu. 佩く or 帯く
to affix (a sword to one's hip)

Godan verb with 'ku' ending
Transitive verb
to affix (a bowstring to a bow)

Conjugated forms
Present, Future 履く, 履きます
[does], will [do]
履かない, 履きません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 履いた, 履きました
履かなかった, 履きませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 履いて, 履きまして 履かないで, 履きませんで 履かなくて
ON: KUN: は.く
perform, complete, footgear, shoes, boots, put on (the feet)

Stroke: 15 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 3-3-12 FC: 7724.4

ON: ハイ KUN: は.く, お.びる, おびだま
wear, put on (a sword)

Stroke: 8 SKIP: 1-2-6 FC: 2721.1

穿 ON: セン KUN: うが.つ, は.く
put on (to the feet), dig, pierce, drill

Stroke: 10 SKIP: 2-3-7 FC: 3024.4

ON: チャク, ジャク KUN: き.る, -ぎ, き.せる, -き.せ, つ.く, つ.ける
don, arrive, wear, counter for suits of clothing

Stroke: 12 Grade: 3 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 3-7-5 FC: 8060.0

ON: タイ KUN: お.びる, おび
sash, belt, obi, zone, region

Stroke: 10 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-5-5 FC: 4422.2

Parts: 此の (この) (くつ) きつい (キツい) 過ぎる (すぎる) 履く (はけない)
These shoes are too tight to get into.

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