知る (shiru) conjugation

Conjugate 知る (shiru) - know something

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
知る I know something
わたし/おれ
しる I know something
watashi/ore
shiru I know something

Present informal negative tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知らない I don't know something
わたし/おれ
しらない I don't know something
watashi/ore
shiranai I don't know something

Present formal tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知ります I know something
わたし/おれ
しります I know something
watashi/ore
shirimasu I know something

Present formal negative tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知りません I do not know something
わたし/おれ
しりません I do not know something
watashi/ore
shirimasen I do not know something

Past informal tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知った I knew something
わたし/おれ
しった I knew something
watashi/ore
shitta I knew something

Past informal negative tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知らなかった I didn't know something
わたし/おれ
しらなかった I didn't know something
watashi/ore
shiranakatta I didn't know something

Past formal tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知りました I know something
わたし/おれ
しりました I know something
watashi/ore
shirimashita I know something

Past formal negative tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知りませんでした I did not know something
わたし/おれ
しりませんでした I did not know something
watashi/ore
shirimasen deshita I did not know something

Hypothetical tense

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知れ I if knew something
わたし/おれ
しれ I if knew something
watashi/ore
shire I if knew something

Imperative informal mood

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知れ know something
わたし/おれ
しれ know something
watashi/ore
shire know something

Imperative negative mood

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知るな don't know something
わたし/おれ
しるな don't know something
watashi/ore
shiru na don't know something

Imperative formal mood

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知ってください please know something
わたし/おれ
しってください please know something
watashi/ore
shitte kudasai please know something

Imperative formal negative mood

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知らないでください please do not know something
わたし/おれ
しらないでください please do not know something
watashi/ore
shiranai dekudasai please do not know something

Te form - conjunctive stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知って know something
わたし/おれ
しって know something
watashi/ore
shitte know something

Passive stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知られる knew something
わたし/おれ
しられる knew something
watashi/ore
shirareru knew something

Hypothetical conditional stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知れば knew something
わたし/おれ
しれば knew something
watashi/ore
shireba knew something

Volitional stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知ろう will know something
わたし/おれ
しろう will know something
watashi/ore
shirō will know something

Potential stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知れる knew something
わたし/おれ
しれる knew something
watashi/ore
shireru knew something

Continuative stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知り knowing something
わたし/おれ
しり knowing something
watashi/ore
shiri knowing something

Causative stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知らせる allow to know something
わたし/おれ
しらせる allow to know something
watashi/ore
shiraseru allow to know something

Imperfective stem

Japanese FormEnglish TranslationEx.
私/俺
知ら know something
わたし/おれ
しら know something
watashi/ore
shira know something

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Usage information for 知る

This verb follows the godan conjugation pattern. This verb can also mean the following: understand, experience, foresee, find, know somebody, do, have something to do with something, get to know, realize, tell, tell the difference

Examples of 知る

Example in JapaneseTranslation in EnglishFm.
おっと、 "知る、とは人生の霧を払うこと" だったな。

otto、 "shiru、toha jinsei no kiri wo harau koto " dattana.

There's nothing in this life but mist.
I want him to be put on trial 私 彼を 告発して欲しい and I want the world to watch 私 世界が見て欲しい so everyone knows 皆が 知る what he did 彼 したこと

I want him to be put on trial watashi kare wo kokuhatsu shite hoshii and I want the world to watch watashi sekai ga mite hoshii so everyone knows mina ga shiru what he did kare shitakoto

I want him to be put on trial, and I want the world to watch so everyone knows what he did.
"知る" とは 人生の霧を払うことだ。 若者よ、そうだろう?

"shiru " toha  jinsei no kiri wo harau kotoda. wakamono yo、soudarou ?

There's nothing in this life but mist, is there, lad?
Nobody needs to know だれも 知る 必要は ない what happened 起こった事

Nobody needs to know daremo shiru hitsuyou ha nai what happened oko tta koto

Nobody needs to know what happened.
もちろん 知る

mochiron  shiru

- You're John Connor.
知らない

shira nai

No idea.
実は. . 知らない

jitsuha. . shira nai

- I'm not sure.
知らない

「shira nai 」

Don't know.
- 知らない 知らないわ 本当よ

- shira nai  shira naiwa  hontou yo

- I don't know, really.
しらない

shiranai ?

You don't know?
しらない 殴れ

shiranai  nagure

I don't know, so hit me.
しらない、早く助けてくれ パインウッドモーテルだ

shiranai、hayaku tasuke tekure pain'uddomo-teru da

Who has you trapped, sir?
どうやって 知った

douyatte shitsu ta ?

[Overlapping chatter]
麻薬捜査の仕事で 知った

mayaku sousa no shigoto de  shitsu ta

I know it from working narcotics.
知った・・・

shitsu ta ...

And the Ring of Power perceived... ...its time had now come.
指輪はその時が来たことを 知った・・・

yubiwa hasono toki ga kita kotowo shitsu ta ...

And the Ring of Power perceived its time had now come.
私はあなたの場合は、知って、それを開くことが 中には、病院にしています。

watashi haanatano baai ha、shitte、sorewo hiraku kotoga nakani ha、byouin nishiteimasu.

It's just gonna... I could open it up for you, you know, while you're at the hospital.
and you didn't write it あなた それを書かなかった Just so you know l think l'm coming 全く あなた 知って 私 私 来る と思う down against your solar panel thing あなたの ソーラー・パネルものに 対し ダウンしなさい

and you didn't write it anata sorewo kaka nakatta Just so you know l think l'm coming mattaku anata shitte watashi watashi kuru to omou down against your solar panel thing anatano so-ra-.paneru mononi taishi daun shinasai

You're just jealous because it's the best speech I ever gave and you didn't write it.
マクタヴィッシュが あなたとシャロンの役を 取り替えるつもりだったのを あなたは 知って 腹を立てたんでしょう

makutavisshu ga  anatato sharon no yaku wo tori kae rutsumoridattanowo anataha  shitte hara wo tate tandeshou

I think you found out that McTavish was planning on replacing you with her, and you got mad.
David デヴィッド You know l rode the M6 to work あなた 知って 私 働くため M6に乗った every day for three years 3年間の毎日

David deviddo You know l rode the M6 to work anata shitte watashi hataraku tame M6ni joutsu ta every day for three years 3nenkan no mainichi

David.
A man whose sadistic experiments その人 残虐好み的な 実験 left thousands 残す 数千 disfigured or dead 傷つける または 死 who became known by a name which 知られる defiles the annals of medicine 薬の 一年記録を 汚す 名

A man whose sadistic experiments sono nin zangyaku konomi tekina jikken left thousands nokosu suusen disfigured or dead kizutsu keru mataha shi who became known by a name which shira reru defiles the annals of medicine kusuri no ichinen kiroku wo yogosu mei

A man whose sadistic experiments left thousands disfigured or dead, who became known by a name which defiles the annals of medicine,
left thousands 残す 数千 disfigured or dead 傷つける または 死 who became known by a name which 知られる defiles the annals of medicine 薬の 一年記録を 汚す 名 the Surgeon of Birkenau ビルケナウの 外科医

left thousands nokosu suusen disfigured or dead kizutsu keru mataha shi who became known by a name which shira reru defiles the annals of medicine kusuri no ichinen kiroku wo yogosu mei the Surgeon of Birkenau ビルケナウno gekai

left thousands disfigured or dead, who became known by a name which defiles the annals of medicine, the Surgeon of Birkenau.
ここにまた お伝えする事があります 天体物理学者 エリク・セルヴィク博士が 顕著な研究として 知られる

kokonimata o tsutae suru koto gaarimasu tentaibutsurigaku mono eriku.seruviku hakase ga kencho na kenkyuu toshite shira reru

Something else went missing this week when astrophysicist Dr. Erik Selvig notable for his involvement in the alien invasion of New York streaked nude across...
知られる

shira reru

They know.
なら私は首を絞めた アザを作ってこう言うわ あなたが私の恋人の事を 知り、殺そうとしたと。

nara watashi ha kubi wo shime ta aza wo tsukutsu tekou iu wa anataga watashi no koibito no koto wo shiri、koroso utoshitato.

So then maybe I show up with bruises on my neck give myself a black eye say that you beat me when you found out about my lover.
知らせる? いや

shirase ru ? iya

No.
彼が戻ったら 知らせる

kare ga modotsu tara  shirase ru

Yeah, yeah, I'll let you know if he shows up.
彼を捕まえた時には 知らせる でも もし彼がこの殺人に関わっていたら 彼を引き渡すことはできない

kare wo tsukama eta tokini ha  shirase ru demo  moshi kare gakono satsujin ni kakawa tteitara kare wo hikiwatasu kotohadekinai

When we pick him up, I'll let you know, but if he had any part in this murder, I can't give him to you.
ああ 知らせる

aa  shirase ru

Okay.
何かわかったら 知らせる

nanika wakattara  shirase ru

When Haley found out she was a billionaire's daughter,
その礫の秘密を調(しら)べてなんとする.

sono reki no himitsu wo chou (shira )betenantosuru.

What do you plan to do?

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