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呼ぶ, 喚ぶ, よぶ

  • yobu


Godan verb with `bu' ending, transitive verb

  • to call out (to)
  • to call
  • to invoke


  • to summon (a doctor, etc.)


  • to invite


  • to designate
  • to name
  • to brand


  • to garner (support, etc.)
  • to gather


  • to take as one's wife

Examples of 呼ぶ,喚ぶ,よぶ in a Sentence

Are you sure you want to call the police? I asked her.
He will come if you call him.
You will be called Cephas.
This movie has won great popularity.
You invited me to your party, but I can't make it this time.
Of course "Hayabusa" is not actually closing in on the Sun, it is just positioned as in the figure so that, seen from the Earth, it is on the opposite side of the Sun; this is called 'conjunction'.
What should I call you?
Please excuse me for calling you by your first name.
What do you call your father at home?
Didn't you hear your name called?

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呼ぶ,喚ぶ,よぶ Conjugations

Plain Polite 呼びますよびます
Negative 呼ばないよばない
Negative Polite 呼びませんよびません
Past 呼んだよんだ
Past Polite 呼びましたよびました
Past Negative 呼ばなかったよばなかった
Past Negative Polite 呼びませんでしたよびませんでした
Te Form 呼んでよんで
Progressive 呼んでいるよんでいる
Progressive Polite 呼んでいますよんでいます
Progressive Negative 呼んでないよんでない
Progressive Negative Polite 呼んでいませんよんでいません
Passive 呼ばれるよばれる
Passive Te Form 呼ばれてよばれて
Imperative 呼びなさいよびなさい
Imperative Polite 呼んでくださいよんでください
Imperative Polite Negative 呼ばないでくださいよばないでください
Optative 呼びたいよびたい
Optative Negative 呼びたくなかったよびたくなかった
Optative Negative Polite (1st Form) 呼びたくないですよびたくないです
Optative Negative Polite (2nd Form) 呼びたくありませんよびたくありません
Optative Past 呼びたかったよびたかった
Optative Past Negative Polite (1st Form) 呼びたくなかったですよびたくなかったです
Optative Past Negative Polite (2nd Form) 呼びたくありませんでしたよびたくありませんでした
Optative Te Form 呼びたくてよびたくて
Optative Conditional 呼びたければよびたければ
Gerund 呼びながらよびながら
Factitive 呼ばせるよばせる
Factitive Shortened 呼ばすよばす
Potential 呼べるよべる
Potential Polite 呼べますよべます
Conditional (Ba Form) 呼べばよべば
Conditional (Tara Form) 呼んだらよんだら
Volitional 呼ぼうよぼう
Volitional Polite 呼びましょうよびましょう
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