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世紀, せいき

  • seiki


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • century
  • era

Examples of 世紀,せいき in a Sentence

He was born in the 19th century.
Despite the problems of excessive commercialization, etc. the Olympics will go forward into the new century.
This style of hairdressing first appeared in the early 19th century.
This was how matters stood at the turn of the century.
He had heard stories about an ancient god who had left his land centuries before by ship.
Hanson is wrong when he states international economic developments led to great migrations of labour in the seventeenth century.
His family dates back to the seventeenth century.
This island belonged to France in the 19th century.
This church was built in the 12th century.
This church dates from the 12th century.

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