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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 着る (kiru)

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: きる
Kanji: 着る
Romaji: kiru

Type: verb

Meaning: to wear (from the shoulders down); to put on

Example sentences:

外は寒いので、コートを着てください。
soto wa samui node, kooto o kite kudasai.
It’s cold outside so please wear your coat.

あなたの着てる服ちょっと貸してくれない?
anata no kiteru fuku chotto kashite kurenai.
Can you lend me the clothes you’re wearing?

着る Verb Conjugation

Infographic: conjugation of Japanese verb 着る. Click on image to view full size.

タクヤがジャケットを着て、自動車の鍵を取った。
takuya ga jaketto o kite, jidousha no kagi o totta.
Takuya put his jacket on then grabbed his car keys.

おかしな服を着た連中には我慢がならん。
okashina fuku o kita renchuu niwa gaman ga naran.
I can’t bear people who dress in funny clothes.

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 着る (kiru)

Similar words:

履く (haku); 被る (kaburu)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 穿 (chuān)
Korean: 입다 (ibda)

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