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未開, みかい

  • mikai
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • savage land
  • backward region
  • uncivilized
  • uncivilised

Examples of 未開,みかい in a Sentence

A savage tribe lived there in those days.
そのには未開種族がいる。
There are still some savage tribes on that island.
そのにはまだ未開の種族がいる。
There are still some savage tribes on that island.
Those who use forks or chopsticks often think people who don't are uncivilized.

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