List of N1 Japanese Vocabulary and Words

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In this article, we are going to see a list of words and vocabulary for N1 students in the Japanese language according to the JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test). I hope you make good use of this list of words.

We passed this list of words through 3 different dictionaries, translating the original in English and the original in English in order to have a more accurate result. Still, it is important to check dictionaries such as desu

JLPT - Japanese Language Proficiency Test - Japanese proficiency exam
N1 is a JLPT level

JLPT Vocabulary List N1

It is worth remembering that the words in the list below can have another meaning, some more simplified or that you already know, but that in Level 1 of the Adjective you learn a different meaning for that word. Hope you like this list of words:

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JapaneseRomajiPortuguese
放棄houkiabandonment;
廃止haishiabolition;
近づくchikazukuapproaches; get closer to
富むtookabundant; to be rich
行為kouiaction; law
蓄積chikusekiaccumulation;
適応tekiouadaptation;
忠告chuukokuaddendum; advice
助言playaddendum; advice
相応しいfusawashiiappropriate; suitable
政権seikenmanagement;
採用saiyouadopt; adoption
依然izenstill; up to now
整えるtotonoeruadjust; get ready
到達toutatsureaching; arriving at
一部ichibusome;
同盟doumeialliance;
軽減keigenrelief; mitigation
救済kyusairelief; salvation
野心yashinambition;
脅威kyouithreat;
事前jizenin advance;
統制touseito control;
把握haakuaperto; grab
施すhodokosuapply; sprinkle
支持shijisuporte; support
指摘shitekipointing out;
退職taishokuretirement (from the position);
賭けるkakerubet;
賭けkakebets; betting
享受kyoujuenjoy; reception
領域ryouikiarea;
wanatrap; loop
武装searchedarmament; armed
兵器heikiweapons;
配置haichiarrangement; implementation
後悔koukairegret; sorry
軍事gunjimilitary; military matters
襲うosouattack; to commit a robbery
警戒keikaiattention; surveillance
上陸jourikulanding; disembarkation
態勢taiseiattitude; preparation
増強zoukyouincrease; increase
権限kengenauthority;
権威ken'iauthority;
突破toppabreakthrough; breaking with
根拠konkyobase;
戦闘satbattle; combat
封鎖fuusablockages;
爆弾bakudanto pump; pump
勇敢yuukanbravura; brave
視野shiya of vision; field of view
負担futanload; burden
肉体nikutaimeat; the body
経歴keirekicareer;
携帯keitaicell phone;
動揺douyouupset; turmoil
嫉妬shittojealousy;
明瞭meiryouclarity;
階級kaikyuuclass;
崩壊houkaicollapse;
収集shuushuucollection;
連中rechuucolleagues; company (made of people)
有するyuusuruhave; possess
弁解benkaiExcuse me; sorry
弁明helloExcuse me; sorry
指揮seasonscommand;
対処taishocombined; dealing with
燃料nenryoufuel;
着手chakushustart; boarding
仕組みshikumihow it works; structure
分配bunpaiSharing; distribution
競うkisou com; compete with
買収baishuupurchase; acquisition
購入kounyuupurchase;
悟るsatoruI understand; realize
犯すokasucommit; transgress
妥協dakyoucommitment;
概念gainenconcept;
譲歩jouhoconcession;
非難hinanconviction; guilt
営むitonamuconduct; manage a business
率いるhikiirudrive; lead
設定setteisettings;
白状hakujouconfession;
征服seifukuconquest;
自覚jikakuconsciousness; self-awareness
良心ryoushinconscience;
配慮hairyoconsideration;
固めるkatameruconsolidate; fortalecer
企むtakuramuconspire; plan
築くkizukubuild; stack
接触sesshokucontact;
持続jizokucontinuation;
転換tenkanconverter; conversion
確信kakushinconviction; condemnation
募るtsunoruinvite; recruit (for example, candidates)
度胸dokyoucourage;
追跡tsuisekirun after; search
対応taioucorrespondence;
腐敗fuhaicorruption; decadence
背後haigobacks; behind the scenes
創造souzoucreation;
悪事akujicrime; has actions
危機kikicrisis;
残酷zankokucruelty;
過ちayamachiguilt; discretion
養うyashinaugrow crops;
損なうsokonaudamage; not do
資産shisanassets; equity
討論bulldebate;
決断ketsudandecision;
衰退suitaidecline; decadence
弁護bengodefense;
防衛boueidefense;
赤字akajideficit; red text
依存zondependency;
挑戦chosenchallenging; challenge
未知michiunknown;
欲望yokuboudesire;
開発kaihatsu en; development
絶望zetsuboudespair;
専用senyoudesignated; dedicated
気絶kizetsufaint; tenuous
派遣hackdispatch; shipment
浪費rouhiwaste; extravagance
経費keihiexpenses;
運命unmeidestiny;
破壊hakaiundoing;
薄れるusurerfade
細部saibuDetails;
決意ketsuidetermination;
職務shokumuduties;
阻むhabamuto make difficult; to prevent
勤勉kinbendiligence; diligent
減少genshoudecrease;
発言hatsugenspeech;
分散bunsandispersion; decentralization
処分shobundisposition; elimination
紛争foundeddispute;
独裁dokusaidictatorship;
文書bunshodocuments; document
痛めるitameruhurt; injure
傷つけるkizutsukeruhurt; wound
痛むitamusore; to hurt
効率kouritsuefficiency;
選挙senkyoelection;
緊急kinkyuuemergency;
共感kyoukanempathy; sympathy
従業員juugyouinemployee; worker
雇用koyoujob (long term);
融資yuushiloan; financing
奨励shoureiencouragement;
弱めるyowameruweaken;
直面chokumenconfronted; face to face
同士doushibetween each other; compatriots
熱意netsuienthusiasm;
装備I am biequipment;
規模kiboscale;
脱出dasshutsuescape
本質honshitsuessence;
肝心kanjinessential;
定めるsadameruto establish;
設立setsuritsuestablishment;
停滞teitaistagnation;
株式kabushikistock, shares (company)
作戦sakusenstrategy;
戦略senryakustrategy;
愚かorokastupid;
回避kaihievasion;
進化shinkaevolution;
誇張kochouoverkill;
興奮koufunexcitement;
排除haijoexclusion;
遂行suikouexecution;
展示tenjiexhibition; exposition
膨張bouchouexpansion; swelling
体験taikenexperience;
消滅shoumetsuextinction;
極端kyokutanextreme;
疲労hiroufatigue;
打ち明けるuchiakeruspeak your mind; open up to the world
身近midjikafamiliar; perto de si mesmo familiar; perto de si mesmo translatable: familiar; perto de si mesmo
要因youinfactor;
好意kouiplease
農場noujoufarm (agriculture);
閉鎖heisaclose; closing
負傷fushouinjuries; wounds
忠実chuujitsuloyalty; faithful
究極kyuukyokufinal;
財政zaiseifinance;
固定koteifixation; fixed
柔軟juunanflexible;
栄えるsakaerubloom;
変動inheritedfluctuation;
minamotosource;
強制kyouseistrength; compulsion
強いるshiiruforce;
形成keiseiformation;
備わるsonawaruprovided; be one of
強烈kyouretsuforte; intense
頻繁hinpanfrequency; frequent
官僚kanryouemployees; bureaucracy
土台dodaifoundation;
資金shikinfunds;
収益shuuekiincome; revenue
確保kakuhoto guarantee; safe
費やすtsuiyasuto spend;
天才tensegenius;
世代sedangeneration;
運営un'heymanagement; administration
打撃dagekistrike; strike
妊娠pregnancypregnancy;
悲鳴himeishout; to shout
名誉meiyohonor;
屈辱kutsujokuhumiliation;
同等learnedequal; equivalence
照明shoumeilighting;
幻想moanedillusion;
即座にsokuza niimmediately; on-site
移住ijuuimmigration; migration
移民iminimmigration; immigrant
不動産fudousanreal estate; real estate assets
無力muryokuimpotence; helplessness
衝動shoudouimpulse;
傾けるkatamukerulean; inclination
必然hitsuzeninevitable;
察知sacchiinfer; detect
地獄hellhell;
告げるtsugeruinform; say
主導shudouinitiative; leadership
不当futouunfair; injustice
無実mujitsuinnocent;
点検tenkeninspection;
本能honoredinstinct;
指示shijiinstruction; instructions
侮辱bujokuinsult;
統合tougouintegration;
知性chiseiintelligence;
意図This word is untranslatableintention;
利息risokuinterest; interest rate (bank)
干渉kanshouinterference;
中断chuudaninterruption;
介入kainyuuintervention;
脅迫kyouhakubullying;
直感chokkanintuition;
無効mukouinvalid;
侵略shinryakuinvasion;
捜査sousainvestigation;
投資toushiinvestment;
運用unyouinvestment; operation
演じるenjiruto throw (a paper);
正義seigijustice; righteousness
正当sectlawful;
覚えoboeremember; memory
解除kaijorelease; launch
公開koukairelease; aberto to the public
教訓kyoukunlesson;
訴訟soshodispute; litigation
現地genchiplace;
地元jimotoplace;
論理purrlogic;
詳細shousaimore details;
強まるtsuyomarumore strength; gain strength
保つtamotsuto endure; to be durable
成熟seijukumaturity;
機構kikoumechanism;
措置sochimeasure;
恐れsoorefear; horror
最善saizenthe best;
同類dourui type; of the same type
移行ikoumigration; transition
奇跡kisekimiracle;
悲惨hisanmisery; miserable
使命shimeimission.;
動員douinmobilization;
一刻ikkokumoment; a moment
独占dokusenmonopoly;
shideath;
摸索mosakumosaku; apalpadela para touch; cuddle up to
動機doukireason;
動きugokimovement;
変革henkakuchange; to change
手遅れteokuretoo late; being too late
不可欠fukaketsunecessary; essential
拒否kyohinegation; rejection
交渉koushounegotiation; negotiations
通常tsuujounormal;
著しいichijirushiiremarkable; impressive
共産kyousan communism; communist party
重荷omoni burden; heavy load
業務gyoumu business; work
事業jigyou business; businesses
用件youken business; businesses
映像hey video; image
明白meihakuobviously; frank
発生hasseioccurrence;
占領senryouoccupation; capture
憎しみnikushimihatred;
提供tekyouoffer;
視線shisento look;
秩序chitsujoorder; order
楽観rakkanoptimism;
大胆daitandaring; daring
辛抱shinboupatience;
情熱jounetsupassion;
関与kanyoparticipation; participating in
思考shikouthought; thinking
損失sonshitsuloss;
完璧kanpekiperfection; perfect
追求tsuikyuupersecution; to pursue (for example, a goal)
個性koseipersonality;
説得settokupersuasion;
最悪saikuthe worst possible scenario;
乏しいtoboshiipoor; modest
貧乏binboupoverty; dispossessed
貧困hinkonpoverty; poor
権力kenryokupower; energy
方策housakupolicy;
政策seisakupolicy;
見方mikatapoint of view; way of seeing things
tobiradoor;
実践jissen "}”> practice; put into practice
偏見henkenpreconception;
果たすhatasufill; perform
満たすmitasufill; fulfill
前提zenteipremise;
予感yokanpremonition; guess
圧力atsuryokupressure;
阻止soshiprevention; blockage
原則gensokuprinciple;
優先yuusenpriority;
特権tokenprivilege;
悩みnayamiproblem; anguish
手順tejunprocedure;
経過keikaprogress; traffic
進展shintenprogress;
昇進shoushinpromotion;
促進sokushinpromotion; facilitation
促すunagasuready; urgency
所有shoyuuproperty;
推進suishinpropulsion; promotion (for example, of a policy)
繁栄heyprosperity;
保護todayprotection;
抗議kougiprotest;
証拠shoukoevidence; evidence
規定kiteprovision; provisions
大衆taishuugeneral public; the masses
heylung; lungs
資格shikakuQualification; qualifications
余地yochiquarto; lugar quarto; place
調達choutatsulevanteando; lifting
怒りikarianger; rage
理性riseireason;
反応hannoureaction; response
成果seikaachievements; results
達成tasseiRealization;
反乱hanranrebellion;
認識ninshikirecognition; knowledge
拒むkobamurefuse; reject
改革kaikakureform;
避難hinanrefuge; evacuation
再生saiseiregeneration;
規制controlregulation;
報酬houshuuremuneration; reward
所得shotokuincome;
担うninauresponsible; suportar (load)
業績gyousekiresults; performance
漏らすmorasureveal; leave out
革命kakumeirevolution;
厳密genmitsurigorous; strict
tomiwealth;
匹敵hittekirival;
経路keiroroute; path
無礼burei "}”> rude;
犠牲giseisacrifice;
賃金chinginsalary;
守衛shueisecurity; garrison
保険hokensafe;
敏感binkansensitive;
本心honshin true feelings;
大幅oohabasignificantly; big
沈黙silencesilence;
象徴shouchousymbol;
同情doujousympathy;
誠実seijitsuhonest;
合成enjoyedsynthesis; compound
情勢jouseisituation;
圧倒attouoverloaded; overwhelm
苦しみkurushimisuffering; anguish
兵士heishiSoldier;
要請youseisolicitation;
孤独kodokuloneliness;
微笑bishousmile; smile
高まるtakamaruride up;
部下bukato subordinate; subordinate person
実質jishitsusubstance; noun
抑制yokuseisuppression;
課題kadaiassignment;
手法shuhoutechnique;
生涯shougailifetime; a person's life
恵むmegumuhave mercy on; bless
誘惑yuuwakutemptation;
試みるkokoromirutry; experiment
理屈rikutsutheory; reason
理論laughedtheory;
好くsukutreasure; frequently
証言shougena testimony;
天井triedroof;
染まるsumdye; be steep
寛容kanyoutolerance; patience
口調kuchoutom (for example, of voice);
要するyou surutake; demand
取引torihikitransaction; transactions
投入tounyuutransformed; inserting
扱いatsukaitreatment;
齎すmotarasubring; take
yamidarkness; darkness
法廷houteicourtroom; hearing room
交わすkawasutroca; exchange
少数shousuua little; few
hyoua vote; voting
意欲iyokua desire; urgency
団結danketsuunity;
制服seifukuuniform;
負うortake responsibility for;
迅速jinsokufast; expedite
真実shinjitsutruth;
真理shinritruth;
真相shinsoutruth;
正体shout outtrue colors; true identity
監視kanshisurveillance;
復讐fukushuurevenge;
暴力bouryokuviolence;
訪れるotozureruvisit;
勝利shourivictory;

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