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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 借金 (shakkin)

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Kana: しゃっきん
Kanji: 借金
Romaji: shakkin

Type: noun

Meaning: debt; loan; liabilities

Example sentences:

彼女の実家は多額の借金があったようです。
kanojo no jikka wa tagaku no shakkin ga atta you desu.
I heard that her family had several large debts.

父が多額の借金を抱えて亡くなったの。
chichi ga tagaku no shakkin o kakaete nakunatta no.
My father died, leaving my family in heavy debt.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 借金 (shakkin)

わたしからの借金を返す金はどうやってつくったのか、教えていただけるかね?
watashi kara no shakkin o kaesu kane wa dou yatte tsukutta no ka, oshiete itadakeru ka ne.
Would you mind telling me how you made the money to pay back my loan?

修一が借金さえきちんと取り立ててくれれば、なにもわたしが気を揉むことはないのよ。
shuuichi ga shakkin sae kichinto toritatete kurereba, nanimo watashi ga ki o momu koto wa nai no yo.
If Shuichi would just collect the money people owe him, I wouldn’t be worried about anything.

Similar words:

借財 (shakuzai); 債務 (saimu)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 负债 (fùzhài)
Korean: 빚 (bij); 차금 (chageum)

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