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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 男性 (dansei)

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Kana: だんせい
Kanji: 男性
Romaji: dansei

Type: noun

Meaning: man; male; masculine gender

Example sentences:

告白って男性の方からするべきじゃない。
kokuhaku tte dansei no hou kara suru beki janai.
Men should be the one to confess their feelings first.

男性って、女性よりプレッシャーに弱い。
dansei tte, josei yori puresshaa ni yowai.
Men can’t stand strains as well as women.

息子 (musuko)

わたしは男性が泣く姿を見たことがない。
watashi wa dansei ga naku sugata o mita koto ga nai.
I have never seen a man cry.

そのとき階段に足音が聞こえたと思ったら、男性の標本ともいうべき立派な人物が入ってきた。
sono toki kaidan ni ashioto ga kikoeta to omottara, dansei no hyouhon tomoiu beki rippana jinbutsu ga haitte kita.
There was a sound upon the stairs, and our door was opened to admit as fine a specimen of manhood as ever passed through it.

Similar words:

男 (otoko); 紳士 (shinshi)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 男性 (nánxìng)
Korean: 남성 (namseong)

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