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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 群れ (mure)

Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 群れ (mure)

Kana: むれ
Kanji: 群れ
Romaji: mure

Type: Noun
Meaning: group, crowd, flock, herd, bevy, school, swarm, cluster (e.g. of stars), clump, pack (e.g. of dogs)
JLPT level: N2

Example sentences:

三月には、この辺一帯はふだん見馴れない人の群れで、ごった返しになるのです。
sangetsu ni wa, kono hen ittai wa fudan minarenai hito no mure de, gottagaeshi ni naru no desu.
In March all this part of the world is a seething mass of strangers.

過去には、南へ向かうおびただしい避難民の群れが引きも切らなかった。
kako ni wa, minami e mukau obitadashii hinanmin no mure ga hiki mo kiranakatta.
In the past, there had always been lots of refugees streaming south.

群れ (mure)

世界一のコンピュータ会社が、自分たちのテクノロジーを投げ捨てて、おたくの群れに加わろうとしたのだ。
sekai ichi no konpyuuta kaisha ga, jibuntachi no tekunorojii o nagesutete, otaku no mure ni kuwawarou to shita no da.
The world’s biggest computer company threw out their own technology and decided to go with the geeks.

彼の家族は大勢の民族主義的な朝鮮人と同様、日本人の支配を逃れようと北部国境を越えて満州に移り住む大きな移民の群れに加わった。
kare no kazoku wa taisei no minzoku shugiteki na chousenjin to douyou, nihonjin no shihai o nogareyou to hokubu kokkyou o koete manshuu ni utsurisumu ooki na imin no mure ni kuwawatta.
His family, like thousands of highly nationalistic Koreans, became part of a great migration moving across the country’s northern border into Manchuria, trying to escape Japanese rule.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 群 (qún)
Korean: 무리 (muli)

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