まかる【罷る】 : makaru | define meaning
Region: Honshu (Standard), Kyushu (Kagoshima)
- To go
- To depart; to leave; to go off
- To die; to perish; to pass away
Attested under the entry "[Satsuma dialect] makaru ... [Yedo] yuku ... To go" in Transactions of the Asiatic Society of Japan (1881), page 34. Attested under the entry "Mundalee = makare, spelt according to the transliteration most in use; makaru is still used for 'to go' in the province of Satsuma" in The travels of Peter Mundy in Europe and Asia, 1608-1667 (1907), page 296, edited by Lt.-Col. Sir Richard Carnac Temple, bart.
Possibly related to the verb まかせる【任せる】 makaseru "to entrust".
みまかる【身罷る】 mimakaru "to die; to perish".