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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 征服 (seifuku)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 征服 (seifuku)

Kana: せいふく
Kanji: 征服
Romaji: seifuku

Type: Noun, するverb
Meaning: conquest, subjugation, overcoming
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

18世紀末にナポレオンに征服されて絶えたが、その栄光と権力はいまだ多くの歴史家を魅了している。
juuhasseiki matsu ni naporeon ni seifuku sarete taeta ga, sono eikou to kenryoku wa imada ooku no rekishiya o miryou shite iru.
Their lineage had ended in the late eighteenth century with Napoleon’s conquest, but their glory and power still remain subjects of intense fascination for historians.

ヒトラーのポーランド征服に協力しその分割の分け前をもらうことによって、1914年以前の自国領土をやすやすと回復できるばかりか、狭いながらも東部ポーランドを関所に仕立て、自国軍隊で守備できるわけだ。
hitoraa no poorando seifuku ni kyouryoku shi sono bunkatsu no wakemae o morau koto ni yotte, sen kyuuhyaku juuyo nen izen no jikoku ryoudo o yasuyasu to kaifuku dekiru bakari ka, semai nagara mo toubu poorando o sekisho ni shitate, jikoku guntai de shubi dekiru wake da.
By collaborating in Hitler’s conquest of Poland, and dividing it with him, they would not only be taking an easy way of regaining their pre-1914 property but be able to convert eastern Poland into a barrier space which, though narrower, would be held by their own forces.

征服 (seifuku)

彼が公然と、わたしに挑戦してきたのは、わたしの生涯のどこかで彼を征服したからでしょうか?
kare ga kouzen to, watashi ni chousen shite kita no wa, watashi no shougai no doko ka de kare o seifuku shita kara deshou ka?
Does he challenge me in public because I have vanquished him somewhere in the course of my career?

かりにソ連が金の邪魔をせず、南進を許してくれるだけで、時間らしい時間はかけないで南を征服できる、と金は信じた。
kari ni soren ga kimu no jama o sezu, nanshin o yurushite kureru dake de, jikan rashii jikan wa kakenaide minami o seifuku dekiru, to kimu wa shinjita.
If the Soviets just got out of the way and let him head south, Kim could conquer the region in virtually no time, he believed.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 征服 (zhēngfú)
Korean: 정복 (jeongbog)

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