1. to sleep (not necessarily lying down)See also 寝る
- In case you sleep, set the alarm.
2. to die
- ねむ 。
- 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
眠る 【ねぶる】、睡る 【ねむる】、睡る 【ねぶる】
ねぶる: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. ねぶる: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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