請う, 乞う, こう

JLPT 2

Definition of 請う,乞う,こう

Godan verb with `u' ending (special class), transitive verb

  • to beg
  • to ask
  • to request
  • to invite

Related Kanji

solicit, invite, ask
beg, invite, ask

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Examples of 請う,乞う,こう in a Sentence

お腹すかせているがいればその達のために食べ物乞うた
When she saw that the people were hungry, she begged for food for them.
彼女伝わせながら情け請うた
She implored mercy with tears running down her cheeks.
Why not apologize and ask for his pardon?
Why not apologize and ask for his pardon?
I'm sure you'll love what we have on the menu tonight.
恩恵請うのは威厳関わる
It is beneath my dignity to ask a favor.
姫君皇帝寛恕請いました
The princess begged forgiveness from the emperor.
犯人裁判官慈悲請うた
The criminal begged the judge for mercy.

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