Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
1. to discern (e.g. right from wrong); to discriminate; to distinguishUsually written using kana alone
  • わたし私たち
  • いしき意識
  • して
  • ほかの
  • れいぎただ礼儀正し
  • かたち
  • わきまえる
  • こと
  • たいせつ大切
  • である
  • Therefore it is important for us to be aware of other forms of politeness.
Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
2. to know (manners, one's place, etc.); to understand; to bear in mindUsually written using kana alone
  • みぶん身分
  • わきまえ
  • なさい
  • Remember your station in life.
Other forms
辨える 【わきまえる】
辨える: Out-dated kanji or kanji usage.


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