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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 左 (hidari)

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Kana: ひだり
Kanji: 左
Romaji: hidari

Type: noun

Meaning: left; left hand side

Example sentences:

左の小さい時計は二千円です。
hidari no chiisai tokei wa nisen en desu.
The small watch on the left is 2000 yen.

ちょうどそのとき、私の左の靴に日光がさした。
choudo sono toki, watashi no hidari no kutsu ni nikkou ga sashita.
At that instant the sunlight fell on my left shoe.

彼はさっと門をくぐりぬけると通りを左へまがった。
kare wa satto mon o kugurinukeru to toori o hidari e magatta.
He passed quickly through the gateway and turned to the left in the street.

彼は左へ向かって、ふり返ろうともしないで、まっすぐに、すたすた歩いて行った。
kare wa hidari e mukatte, furikaerou to mo shinaide, massugu ni, sutasuta aruite itta.
He turned to the left and marched along at a good pace without once turning his head.

Similar words:

左側 (hidarigawa)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 左 (zuǒ)
Korean: 왼쪽 (oenjjog)

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