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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 腹 (hara)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 腹 (hara)

Kana: はら
Kanji: 腹
Romaji: hara

Type: Noun
Meaning: abdomen, belly, stomach, womb, one’s mind, one’s real intentions, one’s true motive, courage, nerve, willpower, generosity, magnanimity, feelings, emotions, wide middle part, bulging part, inside, interior, inner part
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

ミサオは急に腹をかかえて笑いだした。
misao wa kyuu ni hara o kakaete waraidashita.
Misao was overcome with a fit of laughter.

次は私だ、私が殺されるんだと腹が冷たくなるような感じがした。
tsugi wa watashi da, watashi ga korosarerun da to hara ga tsumetaku naru you na kanji ga shita.
My body was filled with the gut feeling that I could be the next one killed.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 腹 (hara)

彼女は、自分にとっていちばん大事なものを手放さなければならなくなったために、全世界に対して腹を立てたんだ。
kanojo wa, jibun ni totte ichiban daiji na mono o tebanasanakereba naranaku natta tame ni, zensekai ni tai shite hara o tatetan da.
She was angry at the world for having to give up the thing that she loved most.

どう腹をきめたのかな。
dou hara o kimeta no kana.
What have you made up your mind to do?

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 肚子 (dùzi)
Korean: 배 (bae)

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