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Words — 2 found

Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb
1. to sleep (not necessarily lying down)See also 寝る
  • もし
  • ねむ眠る
  • いけない
  • ので
  • 目覚し時計
  • セット
  • なさい
  • In case you sleep, set the alarm.
2. to die
  • かれ
  • いま
  • ちか地下
  • ねむ眠っている
  • He is dead and buried now.
3. to lie idle (e.g. of resources); to be dormant; to be unusedOnly applies to ねむる
4. to close one's eyesArchaism
Other forms
眠る 【ねぶる】睡る 【ねむる】睡る 【ねぶる】
Notes
ねぶる: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. ねぶる: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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Kanji — 1 found

15.29569990185744
10 strokes. JLPT N3. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
sleep, die, sleepy
On: ミン
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Sentences — 317 found

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    • いくよ幾夜も
    • ねむ眠れない
    • よる
    • 過ごした
    • よう
    • です
    It seems he spent many a night unable to sleep. Tatoeba
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