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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 歓迎 (kangei)

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Kana: かんげい
Kanji: 歓迎
Romaji: kangei

Type: noun; verb (歓迎する)

Meaning: welcome; reception

Example sentences:

この午後からはこの町のまともな家で彼を歓迎するところはなくなるでしょう。
kono gogo kara wa kono machi no matomo na ie de kare o kangei suru tokoro wa nakunaru deshou.
After this afternoon, there won’t be a decent home in town that he’ll be welcome in.

ジルは子供の頃からみんなのお気に入りだったので、町じゅうの人たちが彼女の帰郷を歓迎して押しかけてきた。
jiru wa kodomo no koro kara minna no oki ni iri datta node, machijuu no hitotachi ga kanojo no kikyou o kangei shite oshikakete kita.
Jill had been a favorite even as a child and the town flocked to welcome her home again.

歓迎のお言葉恐れ入ります。
kangei no okotoba osoreirimasu.
Thank you for those kind words of welcome.

明弘君、友だちを迎えるにしては、たいそうな歓迎ぶりだね。
akihirokun, tomodachi o mukaeru ni shite wa, taisou na kangei buri da ne.
Akihiro, it appears to me that you receive a friend with a gread deal of ceremony.

言わせてもらえば、きみがやり直したいなら歓迎するが、本気でそうしたい、という場合に限る。
iwasete moraeba, kimi ga yarinaoshitai nara kangei suru ga, honki de sou shitai, to iu baai ni kagiru.
I’ll tell you what-if you’re willing to start over, I’m willing to start over. But only if you’re certain you want that.

Similar words:

迎え (mukae); 優待 (yuutai)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 欢迎 (huānyíng)
Korean: 환영 (hwan-yeong)

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