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JLPT Level 1 Vocab (132/147)

Vocab List

Here is our unofficial vocab list for level 1 of the JLPT. It also includes the vocab that appeared on levels 2, 3 and 4. You can download an excel version of this data by clicking on the download button below. You may also add them to your vocab list by clicking the checkbox next to them and clicking on the "Add to Vocab List" button at the bottom of the page.


ようせき capacity; volume
ようそ element
ようそう aspect
ようち infancy; childish; infantile
ようちえん kindergarten
ようてん gist; main point
ようと use; usefulness
ようひん articles; supplies; parts
ようひんてん shop which handles Western-style apparel and accessories
ようび day of the week
ようふう western style
ようふく Western-style clothes
ようぶん nourishment; nutrient
ようほう directions; rules of use
ようぼう demand for; request
ようもう wool
ようやく gradually; finally; hardly
ようりょう point; gist; essentials; outline
よか leisure; leisure time; spare time
よかん presentiment; premonition
よき expectation; assume will happen; forecast
よきょう side show; entertainment
よきん deposit; bank account
よくあつ check; restraint; oppression; suppression
よくしつ bathroom; bath
よくせい suppression
よくばり avarice; covetousness; greed
よくふかい greedy
よくぼう desire; appetite
よけい too much; unnecessary; abundance; surplus; excess; superfluity
よこ beside; side; width
よこぎる to cross (e.g. arms); to traverse
よこす こす to send; to forward
よこづな sumo grand champion
よさん estimate; budget
よしあし good or bad; merits or demerits; quality; suitability
よしゅう preparation for a lesson
よす to cease; to abolish; to resign; to give up
よせる せる to collect; to gather; to add; to put aside
よそ another place; somewhere else; strange parts
よそう expectation; anticipation; prediction; forecast
よそく prediction; estimation
よそみ looking away; looking aside
よち place; room; margin; scope
よっか 4th day of month
よっつ four
よって って therefore; consequently; accordingly; because of
よっぱらい drunkard
よっぽど very; greatly; much; to a large extent; quite
よつかど four corners; crossroads