JLPT N3 Vocabulary


to divide; to split; to part; to separate

JLPT N3 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【わける】(wakeru)


  • to divide (into); to split (into); to part; to separate; to divide up; to classify; to sort out; to divide out​
  • to share; to distribute; to deal out; to dish out​
  • to distinguish; to discriminate; to differentiate (between)​
  • to break up (a fight); to mediate​
  • to call a draw; to tie​
  • to push one’s way through (a crowd)​

Type: Verb, Ichidan verb, Transitive verb

Level: JLPT N3 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

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

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Example #1

mitsu ni wakeru.
To divide something into 3 parts.
Example #2

danshi to joshi wo wakeru.
To segregate boys and girls.
Example #3

kore wo hitotsu wakete kudasaimasenka?
Won't you spare one of these with me?
Example #4

sore wo nikai ni wakete shukka shite kudasai.
Please send that out in two separate shipments.
Example #5

karera wa okane wo jibuntachi de waketa.
They divided the money amongst themselves.

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