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How to say Sorry In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
ใ”ใ‚ใ‚“ใชใ•ใ„ใ”ใ‚ใ‚“ใชใ•ใ„
Pronunciation: gomennasai
How to Say It Outloud: go-men-na-sai
Usage: A polite and formal way to apologize, often used in personal and informal contexts.
Example Sentence Japanese:้…ใ‚Œใฆใ”ใ‚ใ‚“ใชใ•ใ„ใ€‚
Example Sentence English:I'm sorry for being late.
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ใ™ใฟใพใ›ใ‚“ใ™ใฟใพใ›ใ‚“
Pronunciation: sumimasen
How to Say It Outloud: su-mi-ma-sen
Usage: A versatile expression used to apologize, thank, or get someone's attention. More formal than ใ”ใ‚ใ‚“ใชใ•ใ„.
Example Sentence Japanese:่ฟทๆƒ‘ใ‚’ใ‹ใ‘ใฆใ™ใฟใพใ›ใ‚“ใ€‚
Example Sentence English:I'm sorry for causing trouble.
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็”ณใ—่จณใ‚ใ‚Šใพใ›ใ‚“ใ‚‚ใ†ใ—ใ‚ใ‘ใ‚ใ‚Šใพใ›ใ‚“
Pronunciation: moushiwake arimasen
How to Say It Outloud: mo-u-shi-wa-ke a-ri-ma-sen
Usage: A very formal and humble way to apologize, often used in business contexts.
Example Sentence Japanese:ใ”่ฟทๆƒ‘ใ‚’ใŠใ‹ใ‘ใ—ใฆ็”ณใ—่จณใ‚ใ‚Šใพใ›ใ‚“ใ€‚
Example Sentence English:I'm deeply sorry for causing inconvenience.
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ใ”ใ‚ใ‚“ใ”ใ‚ใ‚“
Pronunciation: gomen
How to Say It Outloud: go-men
Usage: A very casual and informal way to apologize, often used among close friends or family.
Example Sentence Japanese:ๆ‚ชใ‹ใฃใŸใ€ใ”ใ‚ใ‚“ใ€‚
Example Sentence English:My bad, sorry.

Dictionary

ๆธˆใพใชใ„ใ™ใพใชใ„Common wordjlpt-n2jlpt-n1
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • inexcusable; unjustifiable; unpardonable
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • sorry; remorseful; apologetic; conscience-stricken; contrite
  • excuse me; (I'm) sorry; thank you
ใ™ใ„ใพใ›ใ‚“ใ™ใ„ใพใ›ใ‚“
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
  • sorry; excuse me; thank you
็”Ÿๆ†Žใ‚ใ„ใซใCommon wordjlpt-n3
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
Adverb (fukushi)
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • unfortunately; sorry, but ...
ๅพกๅ…ใ”ใ‚ใ‚“Common wordjlpt-n2
  • I'm sorry; my apologies; excuse me; pardon me
  • may I come in?
Noun
  • permission; leave; license
Noun
  • dismissal; discharge
Noun
  • not wanting; objecting to; being fed up with; wishing to avoid
Place
  • Gomen
็”ณใ—่จณใชใ„ใ‚‚ใ†ใ—ใ‚ใ‘ใชใ„Common wordjlpt-n2
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • I'm sorry; (it's) inexcusable; I feel regretful; I feel guilty
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • thank you very much (for help, etc.)
ๆธˆใฟใพใ›ใ‚“ใ™ใฟใพใ›ใ‚“Common wordjlpt-n3jlpt-n1
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
  • excuse me; pardon me; I'm sorry; I beg your pardon
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
  • thank you; you shouldn't have; it's too much
ๆธˆใพใชใใ†ใ™ใพใชใใ†
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • sorry; apologetic; remorseful
ใŠ็”Ÿๆ†Žใ•ใพใŠใ‚ใ„ใซใใ•ใพ
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • sorry
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • too bad (for you)!; tough luck!
ใ‚ตใƒผใ‚ปใƒณใ‚ตใƒผใ‚ปใƒณCommon word
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
  • sorry
ใŠใฃใจใŠใฃใจCommon word
  • uh-oh; oops; sorry
ๅฟƒ่‹ฆใ—ใ„ใ“ใ“ใ‚ใใ‚‹ใ—ใ„
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • painful; being sorry; feeling sorry
ๆใ‚Œๅ…ฅใ‚‹ใŠใใ‚Œใ„ใ‚‹jlpt-n1
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to be sorry; to beg someone's pardon; to feel small
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to be much obliged; to be grateful; to be thankful
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to be amazed; to be greatly impressed; to admire
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to be dumbfounded; to be confounded; to be stunned; to be fed up (with); to be defeated; to be beaten
ใ™ใพใ‚“ใ™ใพใ‚“
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
  • sorry; excuse me
ใ™ใ‚“ใพใธใ‚“ใ™ใ‚“ใพใธใ‚“
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
  • sorry; excuse me; thank you
ใ™ใพใชใ‹ใฃใŸใ™ใพใชใ‹ใฃใŸ
  • sorry; my bad
ใ‚ใ‚Šใƒผใ‚ใ‚Šใƒผใ‚ใ‚Šใƒผใ‚ใ‚Šใƒผ
  • sorry
ใ‚ฝใƒผใƒชใƒผใ‚ฝใƒผใƒชใƒผ
  • sorry
ใ‚ใ‚“ใกใ‚ƒใ„ใ‚ใ‚“ใกใ‚ƒใ„
Noun
  • sorry
ใ‚ใ‚“ใ”ใ‚ใ‚“ใ”
Noun
  • sorry
ๆใ‚Œๅ…ฅ่ฐทใฎ้ฌผๅญๆฏ็ฅžใŠใใ‚Œใ„ใ‚Šใ‚„ใฎใใ—ใผใ˜ใ‚“
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
  • sorry; beg pardon; much obliged

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