JLPT N2 Vocabulary

Definition:

white hair; grey hair

JLPT N2 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【しらが】(shiraga)

Meaning: white hair; grey hair.

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

そのろうじんはしらがでした。
sono roujin wa shiraga deshita.
The old man had white hair.
Example #2

きみはしらががあるね。
kimi wa shiraga ga aru ne.
You've got some grey hairs.
Example #3

すこししらがになりはじめた。
sukoshi shiraga ni nari hajimeta.
My hair is beginning to go gray
Example #4

父はめっきりしらががふえた。
chichi wa mekkiri shiraga ga fueta.
My father's hair is rapidly turning gray.
Example #5

しらがをくろくそめること。
shiraga wo kuroku someru koto.
The act of dying one's grey hair black.