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JLPT Level 1 Vocab (91/147)

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.


でんし electron
でんしゃ electric train
でんせつ tradition; legend; folklore
でんせん contagion
でんせん electric line
でんたつ transmission (e.g. news); communication; delivery
でんち battery
でんちゅう telephone pole; telegraph pole; lightpole
でんとう electric light
でんとう tradition; convention
でんぱ electro-magnetic wave
でんぽう telegram
でんらい ancestral; hereditary; imported; transmitted; handed down
でんりゅう electric current
でんりょく electric power
でんわ telephone
1. if (conjunction); 2. promoted pawn (shogi) (abbr)
とい question; query
といあわせ わせ enquiry; ENQ
といあわせる わせる to enquire; to seek information
といや wholesale store
とう to ask; to question; to charge (i.e. with a crime); to accuse; without regard to (neg)
とう place; section; building
とう tower; pagoda
とうあん examination paper; examination script
とういつ unity; consolidation; uniformity; unification; compatible
とうき pottery; ceramics
とうきゅう grade; class
とうぎ debate; discussion
とうけい statistics
とうげ ridge; (mountain) pass; difficult part
とうこう attendance (at school)
とうごう integration; unification; synthesis
とうさん (corporate) bankruptcy; insolvency
とうざい 西 East and West; whole country; Orient and Occident; Your attention please
とうし investment
とうしょ letter to the editor; letter from a reader; contribution
とうじ rule; reign; government; governing
とうじ at that time; in those days
とうじつ appointed day; very day
とうじょう entry (on stage)
とうせい regulation; control
とうせん being elected; winning the prize
とうそう flight; desertion; escape
とうそつ command; lead; generalship; leadership
とうたつ reaching; attaining; arrival
とうだい lighthouse
とうちゃく arrival
とうてい (cannot) possibly
とうとう clashing of swords; felling of trees; ringing of an ax