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JLPT Level 2 Vocab (1/92)

Vocab List

Here is our unofficial vocab list for level 2 of the JLPT. It also includes the vocab that appeared on levels 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.


ああ Ah!; Oh!; Alas!
あい love
あいかわらず わらず as ever; as usual; the same
あいさつ 挨拶 greeting; salutation
あいじょう love; affection
あいする する to love
あいず sign; signal
あいて companion; partner; company
あいにく likes and dislikes
あいまい 曖昧 vague; ambiguous
あう to fit; to suit; to agree with; to match; to be correct; to be profitable
あう to meet; to interview
あう to meet; to encounter (undesirable nuance)
あお blue; green; green light
あおい blue; pale; green; unripe; inexperienced
あおじろい pale; pallid
あか suborder; subfamily
あかい red
あかがね copper
あかちゃん ちゃん baby; infant
あかり かり lamplight; light (in general); brightness
あかるい るい bright; cheerful
あがる がる to enter; to go up; to rise; to climb up; to advance; to appreciate; to be promoted; to improve; to call on; to be offered; to accrue; to be finished; to come to (expenses); to go bankrupt; to begin spinning (cocoons); to be caught; to get ruffled; to eat; to drink; to die; to weaken (as a battery); to let up (rain)
あき autumn; fall
あき room; time to spare; emptiness; vacant
あき room; time to spare; emptiness; vacant
あきうど trader; shopkeeper; merchant
あきらか らか obvious; evident; clear; plain
あきらめる 諦める to give up; to abandon
あきる きる to get tired of; to lose interest in; to have enough
あきれる 呆れる to be amazed; to be shocked
あく to be open
あく puckery juice
あくしゅ handshake
あくび unlucky day
あくま devil; demon; fiend; Satan; evil spirit
あくまで くまで to the end; to the last; stubbornly; persistently
あくる くる next; following
あけがた dawn
あける ける to open
あける ける to dawn; to become daylight
あげる げる to give; to raise; to elevate; to fly (kites); to praise; to increase; to advance; to promote; to vomit; to usher in; to admit; to send (to school); to offer; to present; to leave with; to finish; to arrange (expenses); to observe; to perform; to quote; to mention; to bear (a child); to improve (talents); to do up (the hair); to arrest; to engage; to fry; (rains) to stop
あげる げる to raise; to fly; to give (an example)
あこがれる 憧れる to long for; to yearn after; to admire
あさ morning
あさい shallow; superficial
あさねぼう oversleeping; late riser
あざ section of village
あしあと footprints
あしもと 1. at one's feet; underfoot; 2. gait; pace; step