JapanDict - Japanese dictionary


Learn japanese vocabulary with Twitter!

We will post a new japanese word every day. Each word will be written in kanji, hiragana, romaji and english.

All the posted words are common words (included in JLPT-4) so it's the perfect way to start learning japanese vocabulary.

This is the easiest way to learn Japanese vocabulary. Just focus to one word everyday and you’ll improve your vocabulary much faster than you think.

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FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

The characters are not showing on my computer, what do i do?

Your computer probably lacks support for Japanese fonts. Wikipedia has a really good article explaining how to install them. Check it here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Help:Multilingual_support_(East_Asian)

Those words are too easy for me. Can you post more difficult ones?

For the moment I’m just focusing on JLPT 4 and maybe some JLPT 3 words.

Are you Japanese?

No, I’m not.

Why did you start this?

I started learning Japanese and I thought it was a good idea for learning new vocabulary.

Can I ask you a question?

Sure! Use the Feedback tab on the right or use the contact form

Could you give me the Japanese word for XXXX (put any English word here)

Please use JapanDict for that ;)

Where do you get the translations from?

Check the Attributions page to see the full list of sources.

Are you human?

I’m half human half robot :]