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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 頭 (atama)

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 頭 (atama)

Kana: あたま
Kanji: 頭
Romaji: atama

Type: Noun

Meaning: head; hair (on one’s head); leader; chief; beginning

Idiom:

頭がいい (atama ga ii): smart; bright; intelligent

Example sentences:

頭が痛いです。
atama ga itai desu.
I have a headache.

きみ、いつからそんなに頭がよくなった?
kimi, itsu kara sonna ni atama ga yokunatta.
Since when have you become so smart?

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 頭 (atama)

あまり寝すぎるとどんどん頭が悪くなりますよ。
amari nesugiru to dondon atama ga waruku narimasu yo.
Too much sleep dulls the brain.

君、クラスで一番頭いいと思ってる?
kimi, kurasu de ichiban atama ii to omotteru.
You think you’re the smartest in our class?

まだ、頭がガンガンしてるけど…
mada, atama ga gangan shiteru kedo.
My head is still pounding…

Similar words:

ヘッド (heddo); 頭部 (toubu); 先頭 (sentou)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 头 (tóu); 脑袋 (nǎodài)
Korean: 머리 (meoli)

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