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duty, war, campaign, drafted labor, office, service, role



Common words

  • 役割やくわり
    part, assigning (allotment of) parts, role, duties
  • 役員やくいん
    director, executive, officer, official, person in charge
  • 取締役とりしまりやく
    company director, board member
  • やく
    role, assignment, responsibility, duty, function, job, service, position (of responsibility), post, office, part (in a play, film, etc.), role, character, scoring combination, hand, yaku, meld
  • 懲役ちょうえき
    penal servitude, imprisonment with hard labor (hard labour)
  • 現役げんえき
    active duty, active service, student taking (university) entrance exams while still enrolled in school, student who passed their university entrance exams on the first try
  • 主役しゅやく
    leading part, leading actor, leading actress
  • 役所やくしょ
    government office, public office
  • 役者やくしゃ
    actor, actress, man of wits, clever person, cunning fellow
  • 役人やくにん
    government official
  • 役目やくめ
    duty, role, function
  • 市役所しやくしょ
    municipal office, council, city hall
  • 区役所くやくしょ
    ward office, council (regional)
  • 役場やくば
    town hall
  • 重役じゅうやく
    (company) director, executive, top management, important post, role with heavy responsibilities
  • 兵役へいえき
    military service, conscription
  • 服役ふくえき
    penal servitude, serving time in prison, military service, forced labor, compulsory service
  • 役に立つやくにたつ
    to be helpful, to be useful
  • 脇役わきやく
    supporting role (actor), minor role
  • 役立つやくだつ
    to be useful, to be helpful, to serve the purpose