打消しの補助動詞. Classical auxiliary for negating a predicate, having the same function as ない. This auxiliary is still commonly found in fixed patterns (e.g. ~ざるを得ない or ~ずに) or its 連体形 can merely be used instead of ない to give a formal and archaic tone.

打消しの補助動詞 (Auxiliary of negation).

活用(未然形・連用形・終止形・連体形・已然形・命令形):
[ ざら(ず)|ず(ざり)|ず|ざる(ぬ)|ざれ(ね)|ざれ ].

This auxiliary is used to negate a predicate and has the same function as ない. It is still commonly found in fixed patterns: ~ざるを得ない・~ずに or it can merely be used instead of ない to give a formal and archaic tone.

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