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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 立派 (rippa)

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Kana: りっぱ
Kanji: 立派
Romaji: rippa

Type: adjective-na

Meaning: splendid; fine; handsome; elegant; imposing; prominent; praiseworthy; legal; legitimate

Example sentences:

弁護士だって立派な仕事だよ。
bengoshi datte rippa na shigoto da yo.
Being a lawyer is a splendid job.

やっぱりお前ってすごい立派な兄だよなあ。
yappari omae tte sugoi rippana ani da yo naa.
You really are a great big brother, you know?

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 立派 (rippa)

小林さんには才能があります。立派な作家になれます。
kobayashisan niwa sainou ga arimasu. rippana sakka ni naremasu.
Kobayashi has talent. He’ll become a fine writer.

この部屋、家具は立派だけど、ほとんど座敷牢じゃん。
kono heya, kagu wa rippa da kedo, hotondo zashikirou jan.
The furniture in this room is nice, but it’s like a prison.

Similar words:

素晴らしい (subarashii); 優れた (sugureta)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 优秀 (yōuxiù); 漂亮 (piàoliang)
Korean: 훌륭하다 (hullyunghada)

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