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[ねむ()·]
nemuru
godan verb, intransitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[ねむ()·]
nemuru
[ねぶ()·]
neburu
[ねぶ()·]
neburu

English Meaning(s) for 眠る

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to sleep (not necessarily lying down)
  2. to die
  3. to close one's eyes

Definition and Synonyms for 眠る

Kip be asleep
Synonyms: 寝る, 就眠, 眠る
Asleep in a state of sleep
Synonyms: 眠る
Asleep into a sleeping state
Synonyms: 眠る
Go pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
Synonyms: こもる, くたばる, 上天, この世を去る, 事切れる, 亡くなる, 他界, 入定, 入寂, 入滅, 円寂, 卒する, 卒去, 天上, 失せる, 失命, 寂滅, 崩じる, 崩ずる, 崩御, 往生, 急死, 成仏, 斃死, 旅立つ, 易簀, 果てる, 死ぬ, 死する, 死亡, 死去, 死歿, 死没, 永逝, 没する, 消える, 消え入る, 消え失せる, 滅する, 滅びる, 物故, 登仙, 眠る, 示寂, 空しくなる, 絶え入る, 絶命, 絶息, 絶え果てる, 落命, 薨ずる, 薨去, 行く, 身罷る, 逝去, 遷化, 長逝, 隠る, 隠れる
Sleeping the suspension of consciousness and decrease in metabolic rate
Synonyms: 眠り, 眠る, 睡眠
Lie Dormant be inactive, as if asleep
Synonyms: 眠る
Decease the event of dying or departure from life
Synonyms: デス, 一巻の終わり, 一死, 不帰, 不幸, 不祝儀, もしもの事, 人死に, 他界, 入滅, , 卒去, 召天, 寂滅, 往生, 昇天, 易簀, 最後, , 死ぬ, 死亡, 死出の旅, 死去, 死歿, 死没, 永眠, , 物故, 登仙, 眠り, 眠る, 終わり, 終わる, 終焉, 絶命, 絶息, 落命, 薨去, 辞世, 逝去, 遷化, 長逝, 閉眼, 隠れ, 隠れる
Sleep a natural and periodic state of rest during which consciousness of the world is suspended
Synonyms: スリープ, お休み, 就眠, 眠り, 眠る, 睡眠
Sleep a period of time spent sleeping
Synonyms: 昼寝, 眠り, 眠る, 睡眠時間

Meanings for each kanji in 眠る

sleep; die; sleepy Kanji Details »

Categories 眠る is a member of

Rest be at rest
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Turn undergo a transformation or a change of position or action
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Change an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
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Body Process an organic process that takes place in the body
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Period an amount of time
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Physiological State the condition or state of the body or bodily functions
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 眠る

Conjugations for 眠る

masu stem Form
[ねむ()·]
nemuri
Negative stem Form
[ねむ()·]
nemura
te-form
[ねむ()··]
nemutte
Negative te-form Form
[ねむ()····]
nemuranakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()·]
nemuru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()···]
nemuranai
Past Indicative Form
[ねむ()··]
nemutta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemuranakatta
Presumptive Form
[ねむ()··]
nemurou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()···]
nemurimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()····]
nemurimasen
Past Indicative Form
[ねむ()····]
nemurimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()·······]
nemurimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemurimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()···]
nemuritai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemuritakunai
Past Indicative Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemuritakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()·······]
nemuritakunakatta
te-form
[ねむ()····]
nemuritakute
Negative te-form Form
[ねむ()······]
nemuritakunakute
Adverbial Form
[ねむ()···]
nemuritaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()·]
nemure
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()····]
nemurinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()··]
nemureba
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemuranakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()···]
nemuttara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()···]
nemuttari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()··]
nemureru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()···]
nemurenai
Past Indicative Form
[ねむ()··]
nemureta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemurenakatta
te-form
[ねむ()··]
nemurete
Negative te-form Form
[ねむ()····]
nemurenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()···]
nemuremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()····]
nemuremasen
Past Indicative Form
[ねむ()····]
nemuremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()·······]
nemuremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()···]
nemurareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()····]
nemurarenai
Past Indicative Form
[ねむ()···]
nemurareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()······]
nemurarenakatta
te-form
[ねむ()···]
nemurarete
Negative te-form Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemurarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()····]
nemuraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemuraremasen
Past Indicative Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemuraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()········]
nemuraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()···]
nemuraseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()····]
nemurasenai
Past Indicative Form
[ねむ()···]
nemuraseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()······]
nemurasenakatta
te-form
[ねむ()···]
nemurasete
Negative te-form Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemurasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()····]
nemurasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemurasemasen
Past Indicative Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemurasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()········]
nemurasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()····]
nemurasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemurasarenai
Past Indicative Form
[ねむ()····]
nemurasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()·······]
nemurasarenakatta
te-form
[ねむ()····]
nemurasarete
Negative te-form Form
[ねむ()······]
nemurasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねむ()·····]
nemurasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()······]
nemurasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
[ねむ()······]
nemurasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねむ()·········]
nemurasaremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 眠る

The noise outside his window prevented him from sleeping.
I had read only a few pages before I fell asleep.
I was somehow so awake that I couldn't sleep.
There's a rich man sleeping on a golden bed.
She sleeps with two pillows.

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