JLPT N5 Vocabulary


to raise; to elevate; to give

JLPT N5 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【あげる】 (ageru).


  • to raise; to elevate
  • to do up (one’s hair)​
  • to fly (a kite, etc.); to launch (fireworks, etc.); to surface (a submarine, etc.)
  • to give (usually written in kana alone)

Type: Verb, Ichidan verb, Transitive verb

Level: JLPT N5 Vocabulary

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Example #1

te wo agete kudasai.
Raise your hands.
Example #2

watashitachi wa peesu wo ageta.
We quickened our pace.
Example #3

densha wa supiido wo ageta.
The train picked up speed.
Example #4

e wo ageta.
He improved his art.
Example #5

watashi wa shachou ni kyuuryou wo agete hoshii to itta.
I asked my boss for a pay increase.

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