Meaning

Primary

Citizenship

Word Type

noun

Explanation

I would like to enroll into this country. This is citizenship.

Reading

こくせき
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word that uses the on'yomi readings of the kanji. You should be able to read this on your own.

Context

Context Sentences

日本国籍がないんですが、司法試験を受験することは可能ですか?

I don’t have Japanese citizenship, but is it possible for me to take the bar examination?

Kanji Composition