Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level

替わる, 代わる, 換わる, 替る, 代る, 換る

JLPT 2
Kana Reading
かわる
Romaji
kawaru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `ru' ending, intransitive verb
    Meaning
    to succeed; to relieve; to replace
    Example sentence
    名古屋運転代わってやった。 I took over the wheel at Nagoya.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to take the place of; to substitute for; to take over for; to represent
    Example sentence
    替わってくれません Will you exchange seats with me?
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to be exchanged; to change (places with); to switch
    Example sentence
    大統領大統領代わって式典出席した The vice-president attended the ceremony on behalf of the president.

Examples of 替わる, 代わる, 換わる, 替る, 代る, 換る, かわる in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
替わる
Plain Polite
替わります
Negative
替わらない
Negative Polite
替わりません

Past

Plain
替わった
Plain Polite
替わりました
Negative
替わらなかった
Negative Polite
替わりませんでした

Te

Plain
替わって
Plain Polite
替わりまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
替わられる
Plain Polite
替わられます
Negative
替わられない
Negative Polite
替わられません

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