明るい

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Kanji in this term
Grade: 2

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明るい (-i inflection, hiragana あかるい, rōmaji akarui)

  1. bright, light, luminous
     (あか)るい () ()しがあたりを ()らしていた。
    Akarui hizashi ga atari o terashite ita.
    The bright sunshine illuminated the area.
  2. merry, cheerful
     (でん) () ()こうから (あか)るい (こえ) (かえ)ってきた。
    Denwa no mukō kara akarui koe ga kaette kita.
    A cheerful voice answered the phone.

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