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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 権利 (kenri)

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Kana: けんり
Kanji: 権利
Romaji: kenri

Type: noun

Meaning: right; privilege

Example sentences:

人間は動物をさばく権利があるのか?
ningen wa doubutsu o sabaku kenri ga aru no ka.
Do humans have the right to judge animals?

彼にも好きにする権利があるんだから!
kare ni mo suki ni suru kenri ga arun dakara.
He’s got a right to do as he pleases!

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 権利 (kenri)

わたしが家長だと言うなら、知る権利があると思うわ。
watashi ga kachou da to iu nara, shiru kenri ga aru to omou wa.
If I’m the head of the family, I’ve got a right to know.

人によって考え方は違うものだし、だれにだって自分なりの意見をもつ権利があるはずよね。
hito ni yotte kangaekata wa chigau mono da shi, dare ni datte jibun nari no iken o motsu kenri ga aru hazu yo ne.
Everybody thinks differently and everybody’s got a right to their own opinion.

僕には言う権利はないが、言わないといけないな。
boku niwa iu kenri wa nai ga, iwanai to kenai na.
I’ve got to say it and I haven’t any right.

Similar words:

特典 (tokuten); 特権 (tokken)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 权利 (quánlì)
Korean: 권리 (gwonli)

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