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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 資本 (shihon)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 資本 (shihon)

Kana: しほん
Kanji: 資本
Romaji: shihon

Type: Noun
Meaning: funds, capital
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

秀一は遊びもし飲みもし乱痴気騒ぎもしたが、けっして自分の資本の運用をなおざりにしたことはなく、いつもこまごました仕事をうまく処理していた。
shuuichi wa asobi mo shi nomi mo shi ranchikisawagi mo shita ga, kesshite jibun no shihon no unyou o naozari ni shita koto wa naku, itsumo komagoma shita shigoto o umaku shori shite ita.
Shuichi was a drunkard and a vicious debauchee but he never neglected investing his capital, and managed his business affairs very successfully.

そこではリスク資本が集められ、新しいアイデアや成長企業に割り当てられる。
soko de wa risuku shihon ga atsumerare, atarashii aidea ya seichou kigyou ni wariaterareru.
That is where risk capital is collected and assigned to emerging ideas or growing companies.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 資本 (shihon)

彼らは、保護貿易主義には我慢がならず、労働組合はわずらわしいものと考え、世界的な資本の動きによって生活が不安定になる人々にとりたてて同情をしていない。
karera wa, hogo boueki shugi ni wa gaman ga narazu, roudou kumiai wa wazurawashii mono to kangae, sekaiteki na shihon no ugoki ni yotte seikatsu ga fuantei ni naru hitobito ni toritatete doujou o shite inai.
They have no patience with protectionism, find unions troublesome, and are not particularly sympathetic to those whose lives are upended by the movements of global capital.

ソ連の将来には石油が不可欠で、そのためには西側の資本が必要だ。
soren no shourai ni wa sekiyu ga fukaketsu de, sono tame ni wa nishigawa no shihon ga hitsuyou da.
Oil is going to be integral to Russia’s future and Western capital is needed to extract the oil.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 资本 (zīběn)
Korean: 자본 (jabon)

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