Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level

放つ

Kana Reading
はなつ
Romaji
hanatsu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `tsu' ending, transitive verb
    Meaning
    to fire (e.g. an arrow); to hit (e.g. baseball); to break wind
    Example sentence
    クエーサーとは、非常に遠方あるまぶしい輝き放つ天体 Quasars are brilliantly shining heavenly bodies that are extremely far away.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to free; to release
    Example sentence
    なんとも言えない芳香はなっていた。 The lotus blossoms diffused an inexpressibly pleasant scent.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to give off (e.g. a scent); to emit (e.g. light)
    Example sentence
    学校時代から異彩はなっていた He made a figure in his school days.

Examples of 放つ, はなつ in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
放つ
Plain Polite
放ちます
Negative
放たない
Negative Polite
放ちません

Past

Plain
放った
Plain Polite
放ちました
Negative
放たなかった
Negative Polite
放ちませんでした

Te

Plain
放って
Plain Polite
放ちまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
放たれる
Plain Polite
放たれます
Negative
放たれない
Negative Polite
放たれません

Popular Study Lists

JLPT N4 Study List

Taylor 2013-01-13
Umbo Aristeia kawaiibutterfly Christian
82 subscribers

Jōyō Kanji Study List

Taylor 2013-01-13
hkfoot ZanDatsu MitSora 龍之介 / Ryunosuke
63 subscribers

Start speaking Japanese today with Nihongo Master! The fun and easy way to learn Japanese online.

With three subscription types to choose from, there's one to fit every student's budget.

Start your free 7-day trial now!