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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 誇り (hokori)

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Kana: ほこり
Kanji: 誇り
Romaji: hokori

Type: noun

Meaning: pride; boast

Example sentences:

やがて震えがおさまると、ヒロコの胸に幸福感と誇りがいっぱいに広がった。
yagate furue ga osamaru to, hiroko no mune ni koufukukan to hokori ga ippai ni hirogatta.
Then the trembling fell away from Hiroko, as happiness and pride surged through her.

自分の娘ながらこんな素敵な恋愛してる事を誇りに思うもの。
jibun no musume nagara konna suteki na renai shiteru koto o hokori ni omou mono.
I’m so proud my daughter can have such a wonderful love.


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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 誇り (hokori)

慰めになるか分からないけど、僕らはきみのお父さんをものすごく誇りに思ってる。
nagusame ni naru ka wakaranai kedo, bokura wa kimi no otousan o monosugoku hokori ni omotteru.
If it’s any comfort to you, we’re mighty proud of your father.

あなたにご恩を受けたことも誇りに思います。
anata ni goon o uketa koto mo hokori ni omoimasu.
I’m proud to be under obligation to you.

Similar words:

自慢 (jiman)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 自豪 (zìháo)
Korean: 긍지 (geungji)


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