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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 舞台 (butai)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 舞台 (butai)

Kana: ぶたい
Kanji: 舞台
Romaji: butai

Type: Noun
Meaning: stage (theatre, theater), scene or setting (e.g. of novel, play, etc.)
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

金貸しをテーマにして西欧で最も有名な文学が、ヴェネツィアを舞台に書かれたのも偶然ではない。
kanekashi o teema ni shite seiou de motto mo yuumei na bungaku ga, venetsuia o butai ni kakareta no mo guuzen de wa nai.
It is not coincidental that the most famous money-lender in Western literature was based in Venice.

本当の攻撃の舞台はさらに北の地帯だった。あと三週間ほどでさらに寒さは厳しさをます。
hontou no kougeki no butai wa sara ni kita no chitai datta. ato san shuukan hodo de sara ni samusa wa kibishisa o masu.
The real hit would come farther north in even colder weather in about three weeks.

舞台 (butai)

両陣営の舞台裏の動きをたどっていくのはまことに興味深い。
ryou jin’ei no butaiura no ugoki o tadotte iku no wa makoto ni kyoumi bukai.
It is fascinating to trace the sequence of events behind the scene on either side.

一時的には世界という舞台で力を振るう「高揚感」をアラブ・イスラム世界にもたらした。
ichijiteki ni wa sekai to iu butai de chikara o furuu koukyoukan o arabu isuramu sekai ni motarashita.
They gave a temporary “high” to the Arab-Muslim world, a feeling that it was exercising power on the world stage.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 舞台 (wǔtái)
Korean: 무대 (mudae)

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