分かる (wakaru) conjugation

Conjugate 分かる (wakaru) - understand

Attention: in Japanese, conjugation is the same for all persons. Therefore, while we only provide the 'watashi/ore' ('I') form, it is absolutely the same for the other person forms.

Present informal tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かる I understand
わたし/おれ
わかる I understand
watashi/ore
wakaru I understand

Present informal negative tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分からない I don't understand
わたし/おれ
わからない I don't understand
watashi/ore
wakaranai I don't understand

Present formal tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かります I understand
わたし/おれ
わかります I understand
watashi/ore
wakarimasu I understand

Present formal negative tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かりません I do not understand
わたし/おれ
わかりません I do not understand
watashi/ore
wakarimasen I do not understand

Past informal tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かった I understood
わたし/おれ
わかった I understood
watashi/ore
wakatta I understood

Past informal negative tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分からなかった I didn't understand
わたし/おれ
わからなかった I didn't understand
watashi/ore
wakaranakatta I didn't understand

Past formal tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かりました I understand
わたし/おれ
わかりました I understand
watashi/ore
wakarimashita I understand

Past formal negative tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かりませんでした I did not understand
わたし/おれ
わかりませんでした I did not understand
watashi/ore
wakarimasen deshita I did not understand

Hypothetical tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かれ I if understood
わたし/おれ
わかれ I if understood
watashi/ore
wakare I if understood

Imperative informal mood

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かれ understand
わたし/おれ
わかれ understand
watashi/ore
wakare understand

Imperative negative mood

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かるな don't understand
わたし/おれ
わかるな don't understand
watashi/ore
wakaru na don't understand

Imperative formal mood

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かってください please understand
わたし/おれ
わかってください please understand
watashi/ore
wakatte kudasai please understand

Imperative formal negative mood

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分からないでください please do not understand
わたし/おれ
わからないでください please do not understand
watashi/ore
wakaranai dekudasai please do not understand

Te form - conjunctive stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かって understand
わたし/おれ
わかって understand
watashi/ore
wakatte understand

Passive stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かられる understood
わたし/おれ
わかられる understood
watashi/ore
wakarareru understood

Hypothetical conditional stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かれば understood
わたし/おれ
わかれば understood
watashi/ore
wakareba understood

Volitional stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かろう will understand
わたし/おれ
わかろう will understand
watashi/ore
wakarō will understand

Potential stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かれる understood
わたし/おれ
わかれる understood
watashi/ore
wakareru understood

Continuative stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分かり understanding
わたし/おれ
わかり understanding
watashi/ore
wakari understanding

Causative stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分からせる allow to understand
わたし/おれ
わからせる allow to understand
watashi/ore
wakaraseru allow to understand

Imperfective stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
分から understand
わたし/おれ
わから understand
watashi/ore
wakara understand

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Usage information for 分かる

This verb follows the godan conjugation pattern. This verb can also mean the following: become, become known, turn out, recognize, realize, tell

Examples of 分かる

Example in JapaneseTranslation in EnglishFm.
だけど 彼は毎回正しかった 分かる

dakedo  kareha maikai tadashi katta waka ru ?

Things that I still can't justify.
何に乗って学校に行くべきか 分かる

nani ni notte gakkou ni iku bekika waka ru ?

Dad. Now, do you see what I have to go to school in?
ライラの連絡先 分かる

raira no renrakusaki waka ru ?

Yeah,do you still have lila dimeo's phone number?
分かる?

waka ru ?

See?
僕のせいなんだ 分かる

boku noseinanda waka ru ?

Do you understand?
明日になれば わかる

ashita ninareba  wakaru

You'll find out tomorrow.
彼の住所は わかる

kano juusho ha  wakaru ?

You have the address?
わかる 私もだから

wakaru  watashi modakara

I understand it, because I feel the same.
そういうことするの, わかる?

souiukotosuruno, wakaru ?

You said that before. I do things, you know?
わかる? いったん休憩 ブレイクタイム

wakaru ? ittan kyuukei bureikutaimu

We're taking a break.
多数 分からない

tasuu  waka ranai

A lot. I'm not sure.
誰の 分からない

dare no waka ranai

I don't know.
分からない

waka ranai

Uh, I don't know.
正直なところ 分からない

shoujiki natokoro  waka ranai

Honestly, I don't know.
どういうつもりなのか 分からない

douiutsumorinanoka waka ranai

You have no idea what it was like.
- どこに隠れていいか わからない

- dokoni kakure teiika wakaranai

I don't know where to hide.
自分が誰であるかも わからない

jibun ga dare dearukamo  wakaranai

That's what I do.
- なぜだ? - わからない

- nazeda ? - wakaranai

- Workshop. - What? Charlotte took me to the diamond cutter's workshop.
私には わからない

watashi niha  wakaranai

- That's not true.
- わからない

- wakaranai

- I don't have any plans.
分かります

waka rimasu ?

Do I understand?
分かります そのなかでも ひとつどうしても 直していただきたいのは... はい?

waka rimasu sononakademo hitotsudoushitemo naoshi teitadakitainoha... hai ?

I understand but I am going to make a change on it emmm?
分かります 私も叱られたんです 我慢しろって。

waka rimasu  watashi mo shikara retandesu gaman shirotte.

I was scolded too. "Be patient!" he said.
分かります

waka rimasu

I didn't think I'd make it through the second tour.
分かります 貴方の事を心配されてるのよ

waka rimasu anata no koto wo shinpai sareterunoyo

She's worried about you.
彼女を紹介してくれた会社の名前は わかります でも 彼女が見つかるとは思えない

kanojo wo shoukai shitekureta kaisha no namae ha wakarimasu demo  kanojo ga mitsu karutoha omoe nai

I can give you the name of the agency that referred her to me, but I don't think you're gonna have any luck.
ロバートソンさん あなたの気持ちは わかります

roba-toson san anatano kimochi ha wakarimasu

So, I understand the emotional toll it can take when a couple is unable to conceive, Mr. Robertson.
俺は頭にきてるんだぞ。 ええ、わかります、でもその前に...

ore ha atama nikiterundazo. ee、wakarimasu、demosono mae ni...

Got to say, I'm super ticked here.
わかります

wakarimasu

I can read.
彼らが到着した すみません あなた方がアダムに 話を聞きたいのは わかります でも

karera ga touchaku shita sumimasen  anata houga adamu ni hanashi wo kiki tainoha  wakarimasu demo

I'm sorry, I know you have questions for Adam, but come on, you think we don't know that you think Adam may have had something to do with what happened to the other children?
分かった

waka tta

Okay, Okay-
分かった、行きます

waka tta、iki masu

Well, err... Ok, I'll go.
分かった ショー 聞こうじゃないか

waka tta  sho- kiko ujanaika

All right, Shaw, let's hear it.
分かった 交通管制からの最新情報を待つ

waka tta koutsuu kansei karano saishinjouhou wo matsu

Understood. Waiting for an update from Traffic Control.
わかった 気持ち悪くなりそうだ

wakatta kimochi waruku narisouda

I got it. Ugh! I think I'm gonna be sick.
わかった 言っとくよ ヤツぁ・・

wakatta itsutsu tokuyo yatsu a ..

Yeah, I spoke to him. He's only got Henry.
- グレース グレース - わかった 待って

- gure-su  gure-su - wakatta  matsu te

Oakview Inn. Oakview Inn. Quick, let's go.
- 前を見て - ああ、わかった

- mae wo mite - aa、wakatta

When we arrive I need you to watch the perimeter. I'm gonna enter the facility and take down the target.
今 わかった

ima  wakatta.

HERBERT: Yes, I see it now.
− よく分からん − 分かれ

− yoku waka ran − waka re

I'm lost. Don't be.
分かって... . 私が望んだわけじゃないの

waka tte... . watashi ga nozon dawakejanaino

You know, I never meant for this to happen.
−さあ −母さん 分かって

−saa −kaasan  waka tte

- Now. - You... You don't understand.
もう できない 分かって

mou  dekinai waka tte

I can't do it anymore. You know?
分かって....

waka tte....

No, we can't. You know, i...
分かって 無いようですが...

waka tte nai youdesuga...

I
数人いることが わかって

suunin irukotoga  wakatte

Realized we had a few friends in common.
でも エキゾチカが 娯楽の場だということは わかって いただかないと

demo ekizochika ga goraku no ba datoiukotoha wakatte itadakanaito

But you have to understand that Exotica is here for your amusement.
わかって

wakatte.

You have to see.
ねえ わかって

nee  wakatte

I'm so disappointed in men, that I often prefer women.
いい、わかる?わかって

ii、wakaru ?wakatte.

-north, right? -These, these. On the house.
君を病院に移して 原因を調べる 分かれば 必要な治療を

kun wo byouin ni utsushi te gen'in wo shirabe ru waka reba hitsuyou na chiryou wo

We're gonna move you to a secure medical ward, get to the bottom of whatever it is that's wrong with you and make sure that you get whatever kind of treatment you need.
何が間違いか、分かれば 何か出来ると思うんですが

nani ga machigai ka、waka reba nanika dekiru to omou ndesuga

You can do something if you know what's wrong.
積荷がどこに来るか 分かれば ラーキンを逮捕 ジュリアンも逮捕できた

tsumini gadokoni kuru ka waka reba ra-kin wo taiho jurian mo taiho dekita

If we just knew where that shipment was coming to, we would have Larkin and Julian.
警部 私が考えている事が 分かれば

keibu  watashi ga kangae teiru koto ga waka reba

I mean... I have decided that love and family must not come second.
彼女の知っている事が 分かれば?

kanojo no shitte iru koto ga  waka reba ?

If we can learn what she already knows...
いつ どうすればいいのか わかれば いいのに

itsu dousurebaiinoka wakareba iinoni

It would just be nice to know when anything is going to happen about anything.
それが わかれば ボタンを押すだけで 君の胸の中の小箱に

sorega  wakareba botan wo osu dakede kun no mune no nakano shou hako ni

If you've got that, you can make that little box in your chest do all sorts of things-- things like send several hundred volts through your body with just the push of a button.
傷の原因が わかれば

kizu no gen'in ga wakareba

Started to smell bad, come apart. Injuries we could understand--
もし 彼らの考えてる事が わかれば

moshi karera no kangae teru koto ga wakareba

What were they thinking?
受け取っていたことが わかり

uketotsu teitakotoga  wakari

We traced the IP address to a guy named Julian Walsh.
匿名の同一人物から多数の脅迫メールを 受け取っていたことが わかり

tokumei no douitsujinbutsu kara tasuu no kyouhaku me-ru wo uketotsu teitakotoga  wakari

They each got a bunch of threatening e-mails from the same anonymous account.
俺が本気だってことを 分からせる

ore ga honki dattekotowo waka raseru

I let him know I'm not fooling around.
わから・・・ない

wakara ... nai

Uh, I... I don't... I...
わから・・・ない ジャガイモを警察に?

wakara ... nai jagaimo wo keisatsu ni ?

Why would you bring a bag of potatoes to the police?
誰もどうして良いか 分からず

daremo doushite yoi ka waka razu

Nobody knows what to do with it.
私もどうしていいか 分からず

watashi modoushiteiika waka razu

It's hard to keep good help.

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