Resources > Japanese Dictionary

南極, なんきょく

  • nankyoku


noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • South Pole


  • the Antarctic
  • Antarctica

Examples of 南極,なんきょく in a Sentence

Even if we do this, it will be another sixty years before the Antarctic ozone hole is repaired.
The expedition has postponed its departure to the Antarctic.
The boy dreamed of going on an Antarctic expedition.
The reckless men froze to death during their expedition to the Antarctic.
I saw in the paper that he had returned from the South Pole.
I experienced intense cold at the South Pole last year.
This is how Scott and his men arrived at the South Pole.
From the standpoint of ecology, Antarctica should be reserved solely for research, not for tourism or for commercial exploration.
He explored the region around the South Pole.
Then they fly round to the Indian Ocean and down to Antarctica.

Related Study Lists

  • This list contains all words and kanji related to the JLPT N2 test. Official word and kanji lists are not available for these tests;...
Learn Japanese Online

Start Learning Japanese Now

Get Started
The Nihongo Master Podcast

Want to learn Japanese on the go?

Download our podcast to get all of our episodes featuring free Japanese lessons, news, and entertainment.

Download Now