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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 国家 (kokka)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 国家 (kokka)

Kana: こっか
Kanji: 国家
Romaji: kokka

Type: Noun
Meaning: state, country, nation
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

店舗や家屋から出てきた男女の顔を見ると、自分たちの国家を持ったことがない人々の苦難の歴史を忘れることはできなかった。
tenpo ya kaoku kara dete kita danjo no kao o miru to, jibuntachi no kokka o motta koto ga nai hitobito no ku’nan no rekishi o wasureru koto wa dekinakatta.
As I looked at the faces of the men and women who came out of their shops and homes, it was impossible to forget the painful history of a people who have never had a state of their own.

これまでのところ、アメリカは、仕事を外国に渡すまいとする経済面での保護主義者や、外国人労働者を締め出そうとする国家安全保障面での保護主義者に屈していない。
kore made no tokoro, amerika wa, shigoto o gaikoku ni watasu mai to suru keizai men de no hogo shugisha ya, gaikokujin roudousha o shimedasou to suru kokka anzen hoshou men de no hogo shugisha ni kusshite inai.
So far America has not succumbed either to economic protectionists, who want to put up walls to keep jobs in, or national security protectionists, who want to keep foreign workers out.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 国家 (kokka)

国家の危機のほうが個人の危機よりずっと説得しやすい。
kokka no kiki no hou ga kojin no kiki yori zutto settoku shiyasui.
National peril is a lot easier to convey than individual peril.

現実には、国民的決意をなさず、そうしたリーダーシップに必要な国家資源の結集も行っていない。
genjitsu ni wa, kokuminteki ketsui o nasazu, sou shita riidaashippu ni hitsuyou na kokka shigen no kesshuu mo okonatte inai.
The facts of the matter are that we have never made the national decisions or marshaled the national resources required for such leadership.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 国家 (guójiā)
Korean: 국가 (gugga)

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