Learn JLPT N2 Kanji

Meaning of 再

again, twice, second time

Onyomi

サイ、 サ
sai, sa

Kunyomi

ふたた(び)
futata(bi)

Learn Japanese kanji: 【サイ、 サ / ふたた(び)】

Meaning: again, twice, second time.

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Stroke Count: 6

- Example Sentences

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Example #1

わたしたちはさらいねんにけっこんする。
watashitachi wa sarainen ni kekkon suru.
We will get married the year after next.
Example #2

らいねんもふたたびここにきたいです。
rainen mo futatabi koko ni kitai desu.
I would like to come here again next year.
Example #3

わたしとかれはじゅうねんぶりにさいかいします。
watashi to kare wa juunen buri ni saikai shimasu.
He and I will meet for the first time in 10 years.
Example #4

わたしはさいこんするつもりはありません。
watashi wa saikon suru tsumori wa arimasen.
I have no plans to get married again.
Example #5

さらいしゅうのもくようびはどう?
saraishuu no mokuyoubi wa dou?
How about Thursday 2 weeks from now?
Example #6

さいさんかれらをしょうたいしたがけしてこなかった。
saisan karera wo shoutai shita ga keshite konakatta.
Time after time I've invited them to come over and visit us but they've never come.