Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
定年, 停年 JLPT 1
Kana Reading
ていねん
Romaji
teinen
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    retirement age
    Example sentence
    は、までには30働くことになる By the time he retires my father will have worked for almost thirty years.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    years of service in a military rank before eligibility for promotion
    Example sentence
    定年まで大過なく勤めあげた He served without any serious errors until he reached retirement age.

Examples of 定年, 停年, ていねん in a sentence


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On'Yomi: テイ

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On'Yomi: ネン

Kun'Yomi: とし

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