JLPT N2 Vocabulary

Definition:

Buddhist temple; religious building

JLPT N2 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【じいん】(ji’in)

Meaning:

  • Buddhist temple.
  • religious building; church; cathedral; mosque

Type: Noun

Level: JLPT N2 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

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

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Example #1

きょうとはふるいじいんでゆうめいである。
kyouto wa furui ji'in de yuumei de aru.
Kyoto is famous for its old temples.
Example #2

そのじいんはほかのものいじょうにそんざいかんがある。
sono ji'in wa hokano mono ijouni sonzaikan ga aru.
That temple has more presence than others.
Example #3

わたしはノートルダムじいんにいくよていです。
watashi wa nootorudamu ji'in ni iku yotei desu.
I plan on going to Notre Dame.
Example #4

わたしのしゅみはふるいじいんをたずねることです。
watashi no shumi wa furui ji'in wo tazuneru koto desu.
My hobby is visiting old temples.