Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
正当 JLPT 1
Kana Reading
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    just; justifiable; right; due; proper; equitable; reasonable; legitimate; legal; lawful
    Example sentence
    良い経営陣なら正当な要求耳を貸すもの A good management would listen to reasonable demands.

Examples of 正当, せいとう in a sentence

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Kanji in this word


5 strokes

correct, justice, righteous, 10**40

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6 strokes

hit, right, appropriate, himself

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