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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 弁護士 (bengoshi)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 弁護士 (bengoshi)

Kana: べんごし
Kanji: 弁護士
Romaji: bengoshi

Type: Noun
Meaning: lawyer, attorney
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

弟さんは弁護士ですか、お医者さんですか?
otoutosan wa bengoshi desu ka, oishasan desu ka.
Is your brother a lawyer or a doctor?

ほぼすべての手続きが書面でなされ、法律に基づく立証が必要なので、弁護士を雇わなければならない。
hobo subete no tetsuzuki ga shomen de nasare, houritsu ni motozuku risshou ga hitsuyou na node, bengoshi o yatowanakereba naranai.
Almost all procedures must be made in writing, and require extensive legal justification and the use of lawyers.

弁護士 (bengoshi)

あまり例のないことでしょうね。この段階で、弁護士がつくというのは?
amari rei no nai koto deshou ne. kono dankai de, bengoshi ga tsuku to iu no wa?
Isn’t it unusual for a defense to be offered at this stage?

自宅で隣に弁護士がいなくて本当によかった。
jitaku de tonari ni bengoshi ga inakute hontou ni yokatta.
It’s a good thing I was home and my lawyers weren’t around.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 律师 (lǜshī)
Korean: 변호사 (byeonhosa)

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