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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 鍵 (kagi)

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Kana: かぎ
Kanji: 鍵
Romaji: kagi

Type: noun

Meaning: key; lock

Example sentences:

君が自由に出入りできるようにこの鍵を渡しておく。
kimi ga jiyuu ni deiru dekiru you ni kono kagi o watashite oku.
Here is the key of the door, so that you can go in and out as you please.

彼は引出しを調べ、その一つ一つに鍵をさしこんだ。
kare wa hikidashi o shirabe, sono hitotsu hitotsu ni kagi o sashikonda.
He examined the drawers and placed the key in each.

鍵をかけようと思ったが、腕があがらない…
kagi o kakeyou to omotta ga, ude ga agaranai.
I tried to lock the door, but I could not lift my arm…

ドアは鍵がかかり、鎖が内側からかかっていたんです。
doa wa kagi ga kakari, kusari ga uchigawa kara kakatte itan desu.
The door was locked and chained on the inside.

Similar words:

キー (kii)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 钥匙 (yàoshi)
Korean: 열쇠 (yeolsoe)

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