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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 残り (nokori)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 残り (nokori)

Kana: のこり
Kanji: 残り
Romaji: nokori

Type: Noun, のadjective
Meaning: remnant, residue, remaining, left-over
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

保険料は雇用者によって違い、従業員が一部もしくは全額を負担して、雇用者が残りを払う。
hokenryou wa koyousha ni yotte chigai, juugyouin ga ichibu moshikuwa zengaku o futan shite, koyousha ga nokori o harau.
Depending on the employer, it will cover part or all of the premiums and the employee the rest.

彼は腕の片方が上がらないのに気づいたが、小隊の残りを率いて大隊本部へ前進をつづけた。
kare wa ude no katahou ga agaranai no ni kizuita ga, shoutai no nokori o hikiite daitai honbu e zenshin o tsuzuketa.
He found that he could not lift one of his arms. But he kept moving what remained of his platoon toward the battalion command post.

残り (nokori)

わたしは、残りの世界と同じように、自分なら次にすると思っていたことを期待をこめて待った。
watashi wa, nokori no sekai to onaji you ni, jibun nara tsugi ni suru to omotte ita koto o kitai o komete matta.
Along with the rest of the world, I waited with anticipation for what I assumed would follow.

彼はすぐに同意し、残り二人の次席補佐官をほかの職務に振り替えてくれた。
kare wa sugu ni doui shi, nokori futari no jiseki hosakan o hoka no shokumu ni furikaete kureta.
He readily agreed and the other two deputies were re-designated and given other duties.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 其余 (qíyú)
Korean: 나머지 (nameoji)

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