Learn JLPT N2 Kanji

Meaning of 練

practice, gloss, train, drill, polish, refine

Onyomi

レン
ren

Kunyomi

ね(る)
ne(ru)

Learn Japanese kanji: 【レン / ね(る)】

Meaning: practice, gloss, train, drill, polish, refine.

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Stroke Count: 14

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese kana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

わたしはそれをずっとれんしゅうしている。
watashi wa sore wo zutto renshuu shiteiru.
I have been practicing that this whole time.
Example #2

テニスがすきなのでまいにちれんしゅうをしています。
tenisu ga suki nanode mainichi renshuu wo shiteimasu.
I like to play tennis and so I practice every day.
Example #3

ぐんたいのくんれんはとてもきびしい。
guntai no kunren wa totemo kibishii.
Military training is very strict.
Example #4

じんせいはくろうとしれんにみちている。
jinsei wa kurou to shiren ni michiteiru.
Life is full of troubles and trials.
Example #5

わたしのちちはしごとにもどるくんれんをかいしします。
watashi no chichi wa shigoto ni modoru kunren wo kaishi shimasu.
My father will begin training to go back to work.
Example #6

わたしはあなたがていあんしてくれたくんれんにさんかしたいとおもいます。
watashi wa anata ga teian shite kureta kunren ni sanka shitai to omoimasu.
I want to attend the training which you have suggested me.