JLPT N4 Vocabulary

Definition:

the west; Western countries

JLPT N4 vocabulary list

What is the Japanese meaning of 【せいよう】(seiyou) – the west; Western countries.

Type: Noun

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

せいようりょうりのみせをつくるつもりです。
seiyou ryouri no mise wo tsukuru tsumori desu.
I plan to make a western food style restaurant.
Example #2

かれはせいようぶんかがすきだ。
Kare wa seiyou bunka ga suki da.
He likes Western culture.
Example #3

このいえはせいようしきでたてられた。
Kono ie wa seiyoushiki de tate rareta.
This house was made in a Western style.
Example #4

せいようでは、いっぱんてきに13と17はふきつなすうじとされています。
Seiyou dewa, ippan teki ni 13 to 17 wa fukitsu na suuji to sarete imasu.
In the West, 13 and 17 are generally considered ominous numbers.
Example #5

きょう、せいようのしょくひんてんにいきましたがおみせがやすみでした。
Kyou, seiyou no shokuhinten ni ikimashita ga, omise ga yasumi deshita.
Today, I went to a Western food store, but the store was closed.

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