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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 歴史 (rekishi)

Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 歴史 (rekishi)

Kana: れきし
Kanji: 歴史
Romaji: rekishi

Type: Noun, のadjective
Meaning: history
JLPT level: N4

Example sentences:

歴史の正しい側に立つとは、何を意味するのか?
rekishi no tadashii gawa ni tatsu to wa, nani o imi suru no ka.
What does it mean to be on the right side of history?

学究の徒なら、歴史上の偉人から学ぶのが賢明だと思うがね。
gakkyuu no to nara, rekishijou no ijin kara manabu no ga kenmei da to omou ga ne.
As an academic, you would be wise to learn from the great minds of history.

歴史 (rekishi)

彼は、遊牧民がラクダと長い歴史を築いてきたことを話しつつ、個人的にはラクダが好きではないと言った。
kare wa, yuubokumin ga rakuda to nagai rekishi o kizuite kita koto o hanashitsutsu, kojinteki ni wa rakuda ga suki de wa nai to itta.
He discussed the long history nomads had with their camels but told me that he personally didn’t like them.

彼は何人もの女性と、ロマンチックな友情の歴史を築いてゆくことになった。
kare wa nannin mo no josei to, romanchikku na yuujou no rekishi o kizuite yuku koto ni natta.
He would go on to develop a history of romanticized friendships with women.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 历史 (lìshǐ)
Korean: 역사 (yeogsa)

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