JLPT N5 Vocabulary


to wash

JLPT N5 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【あらう】(arau). Meaning: to wash; to cleanse; to rinse.

Type: Verb, Godan verb, Transitive verb

Level: JLPT N5 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

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

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Example #1

kono shatsu wa arau to shiroku natta.
This shirt was washed white.
Example #2

doko de te o arau koto ga dekimasu ka?
Where can I wash my hands?
Example #3

anata wa sono sara o arau beki desu.
You should wash those plates.
Example #4

sore o jibun de arau koto ga dekimasu.
I can wash that myself.
Example #5

watashi no shigoto wa kuruma o arau koto da.
My job is to wash the car.

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