Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
種をまく, 種を蒔く, 種を撒く, 種を播く
Kana Reading
たねをまく
Romaji
tanewomaku
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Godan verb with `ku' ending
    Meaning
    to sow seeds
    Example sentence
    彼女野菜種をまいた She seeded vegetables in her garden.

Examples of 種をまく, 種を蒔く, 種を撒く, 種を播く, たねをまく in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
種をまく
Plain Polite
種をまきます
Negative
種をまかない
Negative Polite
種をまきません

Past

Plain
種をまいた
Plain Polite
種をまきました
Negative
種をまかなかった
Negative Polite
種をまきませんでした

Te

Plain
種をまいて
Plain Polite
種をまきまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
種をまかれる
Plain Polite
種をまかれます
Negative
種をまかれない
Negative Polite
種をまかれません

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

13 strokes

sow (seeds)

On'Yomi: ,

Kun'Yomi: う.える, まく

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15 strokes

plant, sow

On'Yomi: , バン, ハン

Kun'Yomi: ま.く

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JLPT 3

14 strokes

species, kind, class, variety, seed

On'Yomi: シュ

Kun'Yomi: たね, -ぐさ

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15 strokes

scatter, sprinkle, give them the slip

On'Yomi: サン, サツ

Kun'Yomi: ま.く

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