JLPT N4 Vocabulary



JLPT N4 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【かなしい】(kanashii).


  • sad; miserable; unhappy; sorrowful​of a person
  • sad; lamentable; deplorable; grievous​

Type: Adjective, い-adjective

Level: JLPT N4 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

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

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Example #1

kare wa totemo kanashii kao o shite iru.
He looks very sad.
Example #2

sonna ni kanashii omoi o shitakunai.
I don't want to have such sad thoughts.
Example #3

anata ni aenakute kanashii desu.
I am sad that I can't see you.

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