JLPT N4 Vocabulary List

complete JLPT N4 vocabulary List

This is a list of the vocabulary that you need to know in order to pass the JLPT N4. In total, you will need to have a vocabulary of about 1,500 words.

This list includes lessons for the most common and important words for you to know, all listed in alphabetical order.

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#VocabularyTypeMeaning
201 tenrankai

てんらんかい

Nounexhibition
202 tokkyuu

とっきゅう

Nounlimited express (train, faster than an express)
203 tokubetsu

とくべつ

Noun, Adjective, な-adjective, の-adjectivespecial; particular; extraordinary; exceptional
204 tokuni

とくに

Adverbparticularly; especially; in particular; expressly
205 torikaeru

とりかえる

Verb, Ichidan verb, Transitive verbto exchange; to swap; to replace
206 untenshu

うんてんしゅ

Noundriver; chauffeur
207 uriba

うりば

Nounselling area
208 yoshuu

よしゅう

Noun, Verb, Suru verbpreparation for a lesson
209 you

よう

Noun, Suffixbusiness; task; errand; use; purpose
210 youi

ようい

Noun, Verb, Suru verbpreparation; arrangements; provision; getting ready
211 youji

ようじ

Nountasks; things to do; errand; business (to take care of)

JLPT N4 vocab List total: (91)

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