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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 立つ (tatsu)

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: たつ
Kanji: 立つ
Romaji: tatsu

Type: verb

Meaning: to stand; to stand up; to rise; to depart

Example sentences:

部屋の隅に立ちなさい。
heya no sumi ni tachinasai.
Stand in the corner of the room.

立って、自分で歩くんだ。お母さんはあなたまで抱っこできないからね。
tatte, jibun de arukun da. okaasan wa anata made dakko dekinai kara ne.
Get up and walk. Mother can’t carry you now.

立つ Verb Conjugation

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

今日まで、誰一人として私の今の立場に立った者はいないと思っています。
kyou made, dare hitori toshite watashi no ima no tachiba ni tatta mono wa inai to omotte imasu.
Until now, no man has found himself in a position similar to mine.

正義が戸口に立って、客を中へ招じ入れていた。
masayoshi ga toguchi ni tatte, kyaku o naka e shoujiirete ita.
Masayoshi stood at the door and ushered in the guests.

Similar words:

立ち去る (tachisaru)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 立 (lì); 站 (zhàn)
Korean: 일어서다 (il-eoseoda)

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