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Meaning of 下

below, down, descend, give, low, inferior


カ、 ゲ
ka, ge


した、 しも、 もと、 さ(げる)、 くだ(る)、 お(ろす)
shita, shimo, moto, sa(geru), kuda(ru), o(rosu)

Learn Japanese kanji: 【 カ、 ゲ / した、 しも、 もと、 さげる、 さがる、 くだる、 くだり、 くだす、 くださる、 おろす、 おりる 】

Meaning: below, down, descend, give, low, inferior.

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Example #1

teeburu no shita ni inu ga imasu.
There's a dog below the table.
Example #2

mainichi chikatetsu de shigoto ni ikimasu.
I go to work everyday by subway.
Example #3

kono matsuri wa san gatsu gejun ni yatteimasu.
This festival is held at the end of March.
Example #4

watashi wa chikatetsu de gakkou ni iku.
I go to school by subway.
Example #5

hetana nihongo de sumimasen.
Please excuse my poor Japanese.
Example #6

anata to watashi wa onaji sora no shita ni imasu.
You and I are under the same sky.
Example #7

anata tachi wa rouka o hashitte wa ikemasen.
You must not run in the halls.
Example #8

kutsushita o nuide kudasai.
Take off your socks, please.

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