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島, 嶋, しま

  • shima
JLPT LEVEL 4

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • island

Definition

  • territory (of a prostitute, organized crime gang, etc.)
  • turf

Examples of 島,嶋,しま in a Sentence

ナポレオンはセントヘレナ流された
Napoleon was exiled to St. Helena.
その治めた。
The king reigned over the island.
Chance led to the discovery of the new island.
That island is American territory.
私たちの乗っていた飛行機は、3000メートルの高度保って太平洋ウェークほうへ飛んで行った。
The plane we were aboard was flying over the Pacific toward Wake Island at a height of 3,000 meters.
It is usually the islander who sees the mainland most clearly.
アバンチュール求めてへ行きました。
I went to the South Pacific for a summer of romantic adventure.
そのほとんど住んでいない
Few people live on the island.
There's no way off the island.
It was hard for them to get to the island.

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