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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 夜 (ya)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 夜 (ya)

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MEANING:

night, evening

HOW TO READ:

On: ya
Kun: yo, yoru

COMPOUNDS:

夜 (yoru): evening, night
今夜 (kon’ya): tonight, this evening
昨夜 (sakuya): last night
深夜 (shin’ya): late at night
夜景 (yakei): night view
夜勤 (yakin): night shift
徹夜 (tetsuya): all night, sleepless night
夜間 (yakan): at night, nighttime
夜中 (yonaka): middle of the night
当夜 (touya): that night, tonight
夜空 (yozora): night sky
同夜 (douya): the same night
昼夜 (chuuya): day and night
一夜 (ichiya): one night, all night
前夜 (zen’ya): last night, the previous night
日夜 (nichiya): day and night, always
夜食 (yashoku): supper, night meal
夜学 (yagaku): evening course, night school
連夜 (ren’ya): every evening, night after night
夜具 (yagu): bedding, bedclothes
夜行 (yakou): night travel, walking around at night
月夜 (tsukiyo): moonlit night
夜気 (yaki): night air
夜道 (yomichi): street at night
夜半 (yahan): midnight, dead of night
夜陰 (yain): shades of evening, dead of night
夜明け (yoake): dawn, daybreak
夜更け (yofuke): late at night
夜回り (yomawari): night watch
夜遊び (yoasobi): nightlife, night amusements
真夜中 (mayonaka): dead of night, midnight


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EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

夜気を震わす重々しい轟音に、わたしははっとした。
yaki o furuwasu omoomoshii gouon ni, watashi wa hatto shita.
A deep rumble thundered through the night air, startling me.

境界近くの鉄道線路が改修されている、しかも夜間が多い。
kyoukai chikaku no tetsudou senro ga kaishuu sarete iru, shikamo yakan ga ooi.
Some railroad lines near the border are being repaired, often at night.

この地球上における私の命はごく短い。今夜で終るのだ。
kono chikyuujou ni okeru watashi no inochi wa goku mijikai. kon’ya de owaru no da.
My life upon this globe, is very brief. It ends to-night.

そこで夜陰にまぎれ音もなく降下してくる空挺部隊が新しい途をひらいた。
soko de yain ni magire oto mo naku kouka shite kuru kuutei butai ga atarashii michi o hiraita.
Airborne troops dropping silently out of the night sky offered a new way.

インターネット上の不快な動画に対する抗議は、一夜のうちにエジプトから中東全域に広がった。
intaanetto jou no fukai na douga ni tai suru kougi wa, ichiya no uchi ni ejiputo kara chuutou zen’iki ni hirogatta.
Overnight, protests against the offensive internet video had continued to spread from Egypt across the Middle East.

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