Wakai

Japanese Word of the Day - 175

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Word of the Day

wakai

Pronunciation

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Meaning

young; younger; inexperienced; immature; green

Japanese characters

若い (わかい)

Example

Miki wa itsu mitemo wakai.
美樹はいつ見ても若い。
Miki always looks young.
Chikagoro no wakai mono wa nani o kangaeteiru no ka wakaranai.
近頃の若い者は何を考えているのかわからない。
I can't tell what young people these days are thinking.

 

Notes

"Wakai" is a Japanese adjective. Click here to learn more about Japanese adjectives.

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