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象徴, しょうちょう

  • shōchō
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • symbol

Examples of 象徴,しょうちょう in a Sentence

An olive branch symbolizes peace.
はと平和象徴する
The dove stands for peace.
The dove is a famous symbol for peace.
I think hairiness is a symbol of masculinity, so I really like it.
高級車地位象徴である
An expensive car is a status symbol.
ゆり純潔象徴
The whiteness of the lily is a symbol of purity.
田中外相更迭続く政治混乱がその象徴である
The dismissal of foreign minister Tanaka is symbolic of the continuing political turmoil.
Long ago in early cultures, the ball in the game was the symbol of the sun.
They lost some symbols of social intercourse.
天皇国民統合象徴である
The Emperor is the symbol of the unity of the people.

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