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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 背後 (haigo)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 背後 (haigo)

Kana: はいご
Kanji: 背後
Romaji: haigo

Type: Noun, のadjective
Meaning: back, rear, background, behind the scenes
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

俺を殴った人間は俺の背後から現れたんだ。
ore o nagutta ningen wa ore no haigo kara arawaretan da.
I was knocked out from behind.

背後にあわただしい足音が聞こえ、振り返ると、春子が足早に近づいてくるところだった。
haigo ni awatadashii ashioto ga kikoe, furikaeru to, haruko ga ashibaya ni chikazuite kuru tokoro datta.
Brisk footsteps approached behind me, and the I turned to see Haruko coming my way.

背後 (haigo)

戸口に黒っぽい人間の輪郭が現れ、部屋へ飛び込んできてすばやくアキトの背後に迫った。
toguchi ni kuroppoi ningen no rinkaku ga araware, heya e tobikonde kite subayaku akito no haigo ni sematta.
A dark outline of a man materialized in the doorway, rushing into the chamber and approaching fast behind Akito.

ポーランド陸軍としては、もっと後方のヴィスワ川からサン川の背後に集結したほうがより賢明だったと思われる。
poorando rikugun toshite wa, motto kouhou no visuwa gawa kara san gawa no haigo ni shuuketsu shita hou ga yori kenmei datta to omowareru.
It would have been wiser for the Polish Army to assemble farther back, behind the broad river-lines of the Vistula and the San.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 背后 (bèihòu)
Korean: 배후 (baehu)

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