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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 秘密 (himitsu)

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Kana: ひみつ
Kanji: 秘密
Romaji: himitsu

Type: Noun; Adjective-na; Adjective-no

Meaning: secret; secrecy; confidentiality

Example sentences:

この本の中の秘密は誰にも言わない。
kono hon no naka no himitsu wa dare nimo iwanai.
I won’t tell anyone about this book’s secret.

世の中には妻を一生涯だましおおせて平気で秘密を墓場まで持って行ってしまう男がたくさんありますが、妻の方では夫を欺ききれないで、ついに自殺してまでも秘密を夫にぶちまけてしまうという例が多いのです。
yo no naka niwa tsuma o isshougai damashioosete heiki de himitsu o hakaba made motte itte shimau otoko ga takusan arimasu ga, tsuma no hou dewa otto o azamukikirenaide, tsui ni jisatsu shite made mo himitsu o otto ni buchimakete shimau to iu rei ga ooi no desu.
How many husbands who have deceived their wives go comfortably to their graves, carrying their secret with them! How many wives who have deceived their husbands wreck their lives by throwing the fact in those same husbands’ teeth!

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 秘密 (himitsu)

わたしだけの秘密の場所につれてあげる。
watashi dake no himitsu no basho ni tsurete ageru.
I’ll take you to my secret place.

約束してくれたら、秘密をひとつ教えるんだけどな。
yakusoku shite kuretara, himitsu o hitotsu oshierun da kedo na.
If you promise, I’ll tell you a secret.

あの手紙からは誰も秘密の情報なんて読み取れやしない。
ano tegami kara daremo himitsu no jouhou nante yomitoreya shinai.
There was no way anyone would have got secret information out of that letter.

Similar words:

内証 (naisho); 秘訣 (hiketsu); 秘め事 (himegoto); 内密 (naimitsu)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 秘密 (mìmì)
Korean: 비밀 (bimil)

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