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Godan verb with u ending, intransitive verb
1. to meet; to encounter; to see逢う is often used for close friends, etc. and may be associated with drama or pathos; 遭う may have an undesirable nuance
  • まえ
  • かれ
  • あった
  • おぼえ覚えている
  • I remember seeing him before.
2. to have an accident; to have a bad experienceUsually written using kana alone, esp. 遭う when in kanji
Other forms
逢う 【あう】遭う 【あう】遇う 【あう】

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