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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 玄関 (genkan)

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Kana: げんかん
Kanji: 玄関
Romaji: genkan

Type: noun; adj-no

Meaning: entranceway; entry hall; entryway; hallway

Example sentences:

玄関のベルが鳴った。
genkan no beru ga natta.
The bell in the entry hall rang.

さっきまで持ってた袋は?幼稚園出るとき玄関に忘れたなあ!
sakki made motteta fukuro wa. youchien deru toki genkan ni wasureta naa.
What happened to the bag you had earlier? You forgot it at the entrance of the nursery, right?

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 玄関 (genkan)

彼女は上がり段を駆けあがり、玄関のドアを勢いよく開けた。
kanojo wa agaridan o kakeagari, genkan no doa o ikioi yoku aketa.
She flew up the front steps and threw open the door.

玄関を開けたてする音がしたので、私たちはより暗いほうへとにじり寄ったのである。
genkan o aketate suru oto ga shita node, watashitachi wa yori kurai hou e to nijiri yotta no de aru.
We crouched closer in the shadow as we heard the outer door open and shut.

Similar words:

ホール (hooru); 門口 (kadoguchi)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 正门 (zhèngmén); 前门 (qiánmén)
Korean: 현관 (hyeongwan)

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