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給う, 賜う, たまう

  • tamau
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

Godan verb with `u' ending

  • to receive

Definition

  • to grant
  • to bestow
  • to award

Definition

  • semi-polite or endearing auxiliary verb indicating reception by the speaker (suffixed to the -masu stem of another verb)

Examples of 給う,賜う,たまう in a Sentence

我々生命与えた我々同時に自由与え給うた。
The God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time.
Though God may forgive, man is not therefore to forget.
Give a little love to a child, and you get a great deal back.
初め天と地創り給えり。
In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.

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