Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
になる
Romaji
ninaru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    suffix
    Meaning
    becomes; will become; turns out
    Example sentence
    ムーリエルは20歳になりました。 Muiriel is 20 now.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    (with "o" and masu-stem of verb) grammatical form creating an honorific verbal expression
    Example sentence
    11になっているよ。 It is already eleven.

Examples of , になる in a sentence


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