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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 挨拶 (aisatsu)

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Kana: あいさつ
Kanji: 挨拶
Romaji: aisatsu

Type: noun; verb (挨拶する)

Meaning: greeting; salutation

Example sentences:

挨拶終わったんだ!食え!
aisatsu owattan da. kue.
You’re done with your introductions. Eat up!

まだ挨拶回り済んでないでしょ!早く来なさい!
mada aisatsu mawari sundenai desho. hayaku kinasai.
You haven’t finished your greetings yet! Hurry up and come!

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 挨拶 (aisatsu)

「こんにちは」山田が明るい声で挨拶した。
konnichiwa. yamada ga akarui koe de aisatsu shita.
“Hello,” said Yamada brightly.

彼女は別れの挨拶をしてそそくさと出ていった。
kanojo wa wakare no aisatsu o shite sosokusa to dete itta.
She bade us good-night and bustled off upon her way.

Similar words:

敬礼 (keirei); 会釈 (eshaku)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 问候 (wènhòu); 寒暄 (hánxuān)
Korean: 인사 (insa)

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