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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 鳴る (naru)

Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: なる
Kanji: 鳴る
Romaji: naru

Type: verb

Meaning: to sound; to ring; to echo; to resound; to roar; to rumble

Example sentences:

携帯鳴ってるぜ。君じゃないの?
keitai natteru ze. kimi janai no.
Somebody’s cellphone is ringing. Is that yours?

この絵に触れればブザーが鳴る。
kono e ni furereba buzaa ga naru.
If you touch this painting, the alarm will go off.

鳴る (naru)

この時、第二幕の開幕を告げるベルが鳴った。
kono toki, dainimaku no kaimaku o tsugeru beru ga natta.
At this moment the bell rang to announce the drawing up of the curtain for the second act.

午前三時が鳴った。
gozen sanji ga natta.
Three o’clock in the morning had struck.

Similar words:

鳴らす (narasu); 響く (hibiku)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 鸣 (míng); 响 (xiǎng)
Korean: 울리다 (ullida)

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