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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 明かり (akari)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 明かり (akari)

Kana: あかり
Kanji: 明かり
Romaji: akari

Type: Noun
Meaning: light, illumination, glow, gleam, lamp, light
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

明かりを消したのは誰だ?誰がジェニーを暗闇にほったらかしにしたんだ?
akari o keshita no wa dare da. kare ga jenii o kurayami ni hottarakashi ni shitan da.
Who put out the light? Who left Jenny alone in the dark?

突然まばゆいばかりの明かりが彼の部屋をぱっと照らした。
totsuzen mabayui bakari no akari ga kare no heya o patto terashita.
Suddenly a bright light flashed into his room.

明かり (akari)

頭上の明かりの色が変わりはじめ、タクミは夜が更けたことに気づいた。
zujou no akari no iro ga kawari hajime, takumi wa yoru ga fuketa koto ni kizuita.
As the light over Takumi’s head began changing color again, he realized the hour was late.

彼は、目をあげた。目の前に灯りがあった。そして、文字が…
kare wa, me o ageta. me no mae ni akari ga atta. soshite, moji ga…
He looked up. There were lights in front of him. And letters…

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 灯火 (dēnghuǒ)
Korean: 등불 (deungbul)

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