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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 時刻 (jikoku)

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Kana: じこく
Kanji: 時刻
Romaji: jikoku

Type: noun

Meaning: instant; time; moment

Example sentences:

こんな時刻にいったい何をしに来たのか?
konna jikoku ni ittai nani o shi ni kita no ka.
What are you doing here, at such an hour?

死亡推定時刻は今朝の8時から11時の間と見てほぼまちがいなかろう。
shibou suitei jikoku wa kesa no hachiji kara juuichiji no aida to mite hobo machigai nakarou.
I’m fairly certain the time of death was between 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. this morning.

彼は、ふつう、きまった時刻にやって来た。
kare wa, futsuu, kimatta jikoku ni yatte kita.
His visits were tolerably regular.

一時十五分。これが犯行の時刻です。
ichiji juugofun. kore ga hankou no jikoku desu.
A quarter past one. That was the hour of the crime.

Similar words:

瞬間 (shunkan); 瞬時 (shunji)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 时刻 (shíkè)
Korean: 시각 (sigag)

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