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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 静か (shizuka)

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: しずか
Kanji: 静か
Romaji: shizuka

Type: adjective-na

Meaning: quiet; silent; calm; peaceful

Example sentences:

静かにしてください。
shizuka ni shite kudasai.
Please be quiet.

静かね…誰も住んでないのかしら…
shizuka ne. daremo sunde nai no kashira.
It’s really quiet… Does no one live here?

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 静か (shizuka)

サクラはあごまでシーツを引き上げ、静かに横になっていた。
sakura wa ago made shiitsu o hikiage, shizuka ni yoko ni natte ita.
Sakura lay quietly with the sheet up to her chin.

彼がノックすると、中が急に静かになった。
kare ga nokku suru to, naka ga kyuu ni shizuka ni natta.
He knocked and there was a sudden silence from inside.

Similar words:

平穏 (heion); 穏やか (odayaka)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 安静 (ānjìng)
Korean: 조용하다 (joyonghada)

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