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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 願い (negai)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: ねがい
Kanji: 願い
Romaji: negai

Type: noun

Meaning: desire; wish; request; prayer; petition; application

Example sentences:

一つだけお願いがあるのですが…
hitotsu dake onegai ga aru no desu ga.
I have one request to make.

わたしの今の一番の願いってよく考えたらあなたが成功することだ。
watashi no ima no ichiban no negai tte yoku kangaetara anata ga seikou suru koto da.
My biggest wish right now is for you to become successful.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 願い (negai)

私の願いはただ一つ、息子の幸せだけ。
watashi no negai wa tada hitotsu, musuko no shiawase dake.
I desire but one thing in this world-the happiness of my son.

私にカリカリするのは、お願いだから、やめてくれないかしら。
watashi ni karikari suru nowa, onegai dakara, yamete kurenai kashira.
It would be nice if you stopped jumping down my throat.

Similar words:

念願 (nengan)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 愿望 (yuànwàng)
Korean: 소원 (sowon)

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