JLPT N3 Vocabulary


commemoration; celebration; honoring the memory of something

JLPT N3 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【 きねん 】(kinen)


  • commemoration;
  • celebration;
  • honoring the memory of something;
  • turning something into a memento;
  • memory.

Type: Noun, Verb, Suru verb

Level: JLPT N3 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

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

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Example #1

kyou wa kinen subeki hi da.
Today is a day of celebration.
Example #2

kyou wa watashitachi no kekkon kinenbi desu.
Today is our wedding anniversary.
Example #3

kinou wa watashitachi no hakkaime no kekkon kinenbi deshita.
Yesterday was our 8th wedding anniversary.
Example #4

7 gatsu yokka wa dokuritsu kinenbi desu.
July 4 is Independence Day.
Example #5

watashitachi no kinenbi wo wasurete shimatta to wa anata wa nante hidoi deshou.
I can't believe you forgot our anniversary...

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