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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 役人 (yakunin)

Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 役人 (yakunin)

Kana: やくにん
Kanji: 役人
Romaji: yakunin

Type: Noun
Meaning: government official
JLPT level: N2

Example sentences:

またこの国では、現金を追求する銀行家や役人が、利益を追求する株主より大切にされる。
mata kono kuni de wa, genkin o tsuikyuu suru ginkouka ya yakunin ga, rieki o tsuikyuu suru kabunushi yori taisetsu ni sareru.
It is also a state in which equity holders—demanding profits—are less important than bankers and government officials, who demand cash.

共産党の役人は新しい体制から個人的な恩恵を受けている。
kyousantou no yakunin wa atarashii taisei kara kojinteki na onkei o ukete iru.
Communist Party officials have been the personal beneficiaries of the new order.

役人 (yakunin)

バンガロールのその開発センターにも衛星通信設備はあったが、インド政府の役人の監督を受けなければならなかった。
bangarooru no sono kaihatsu sentaa ni mo eisei tsuushin setsubi wa atta ga, indo seifu no yakunin no kantoku o ukenakereba naranakatta.
Its center in Bangalore had its own satellite downlink but had to suffer through having an Indian government official to oversee it.

取締役会は、計画を撤回し、会社が解散に追い込まれた場合の緊急事態に備えるためのプランを、貿易産業者と大蔵省の役人の助けを借りて作成した。
torishimari yakukai wa, keikaku o tekkai shi, kaisha ga kaisan ni oikomareta baai no kinkyuu jitai ni sonaeru tame no puran o, boueki sangyousha to ookurashou no yakunin no tasuke o karite sakusei shita.
Contingency plans were made by the Board, assisted by Department of Industry and Treasury officials, to cope with the situation if the Plan had to be withdrawn and the company put into liquidation.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 官员 (guānyuán)
Korean: 관리 (gwanli)

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