JLPT N2 Vocabulary

Definition:

Orient

JLPT N2 vocabulary list

What is the Japanese meaning of 【とうよう】(touyou) – Meaning: Orient.

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

とうようのとうきにきょうみがあります。
touyou no touki ni kyoumi ga arimasu.
I have an interest in Oriental ceramics.
Example #2

かれはとうようげいじつのかなりのせんもんかだ。
kare wa touyou geijutsu no kanari no senmonka da.
He is something of an expert on oriental art.
Example #3

かれはとうようのくにぐにのぶんかをけんきゅうしていた。
kare wa touyou no kuniguni no bunka wo kenkyu shite ita.
He has studied the cultures of Eastern Countries.
Example #4

とうようひとはきぎょうこころがない。
touyou hito wa kigyou kokoro ga nai.
Oriental people lack enterprising spirit.