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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 盛ん (sakan)

Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 盛ん (sakan)

Kana: さかん
Kanji: 盛ん
Romaji: sakan

Type: なadjective
Meaning: popular, prosperous, enthusiastic, energetic, vigorous
JLPT level: N4

Example sentences:

ヨーロッパは中国を侵略し、沿岸部に盛んに貿易を行わせた。
yooroppa wa chuugoku o shinryaku shi, enganbu ni sakan ni boueki o okonawaseta.
The Europeans forced their way in, engaging coastal China in intense trade.

事実、毛は進攻に必要不可欠な航空、海上兵力の使用をめぐってソ連側と盛んに交渉を重ねていた。
jijitsu, mou wa shinkou ni hitsuyou fukaketsu na koukuu, kaijou heiryoku no shiyou o megutte soren gawa to sakan ni koushou o kasanete ita.
In fact Mao had already been busy negotiating with the Soviets on his need for the requisite air and sea power.

大通りでは路地のかどで、いくたりかの工夫がガス管の修理をしていて、盛んに火鉢に火を燃やしていた。
dodoori de wa roji no kado de, ikutari ka no kufuu ga gasukan no shuuri o shite ite, sakan ni hibachi ni hi o moyashite ita.
In the main street, at the corner of the court, some laborers were repairing the gas-pipes, and had lighted a great fire in a brazier.

貧しい地区での金融や民間投資を盛んにするための施策だ。
mazushii chiku de no kin’yuu ya minkan toushi o sakan ni suru tame no shisaku da.
This strategy was designed to bring new loans and investments into poor areas.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 蓬勃 (péngbó)
Korean: 성하다 (seonghada)

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