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uketsugu
godan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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uketsugu

English Meaning(s) for 受け継ぐ

godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to inherit; to succeed; to take over

Definition and Synonyms for 受け継ぐ

Inherit obtain from someone after their death
Synonyms: 世襲, 受ける, 受け継ぐ, 承継, 相伝, 相承, 相続, 継ぐ, 継受, 継承, 譲り受ける
Succeed be the successor (of)
Synonyms: 受ける, 受け継ぐ, 引き受ける, 引き継ぐ, 継ぐ, 襲う

Meanings for each kanji in 受け継ぐ

accept; undergo; answer (phone); take; get; catch; receive Kanji Details »
inherit; succeed; patch; graft (tree) Kanji Details »

Categories 受け継ぐ is a member of

Acquire come into the possession of something concrete or abstract
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Conjugations for 受け継ぐ

masu stem Form
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uketsugi
Negative stem Form
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uketsuga
te-form
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uketsuide
Negative te-form Form
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uketsuganakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsugu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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uketsuganai
Past Indicative Form
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uketsuida
Past Indicative Negative Form
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uketsuganakatta
Presumptive Form
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uketsugou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsugimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugimasen
Past Indicative Form
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uketsugimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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uketsugimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsugitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugitakunai
Past Indicative Form
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uketsugitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugitakunakatta
te-form
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uketsugitakute
Negative te-form Form
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uketsugitakunakute
Adverbial Form
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uketsugitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsuge
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsuginasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsugeba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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uketsuganakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsuidara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsuidari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsugeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugenai
Past Indicative Form
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uketsugeta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugenakatta
te-form
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uketsugete
Negative te-form Form
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uketsugenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsugemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugemasen
Past Indicative Form
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uketsugemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsugareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugarenai
Past Indicative Form
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uketsugareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugarenakatta
te-form
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uketsugarete
Negative te-form Form
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uketsugarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsugaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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uketsugaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsugaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugasenai
Past Indicative Form
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uketsugaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugasenakatta
te-form
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uketsugasete
Negative te-form Form
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uketsugasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsugasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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uketsugasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsugasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugasarenai
Past Indicative Form
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uketsugasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugasarenakatta
te-form
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uketsugasarete
Negative te-form Form
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uketsugasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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uketsugasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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uketsugasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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uketsugasaremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 受け継ぐ

I am to take over my father's business.
He has no claim to the property.
In the case of language, however, it is only the ability to talk and understand that we inherit genetically; the particular language or languages that we speak are passed on to us not by genetic transmission but by cultural transmission.

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