List: Words coming from English

Gairaigo: Words adopted from English

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かん kan

gairaigo  Dutch origin  English origin  popular  ateji  obsolete kanji  JLPT N3  noun  noun (generic)  counter  abbreviation 

  • can, tin
  • canned food
Yシャツ ワイシャツ waishatsu

gairaigo  English origin  popular  JLPT N5  usually written using kana alone  noun  noun (generic) 

  • (formal) shirt, dress shirt, business shirt, button-up shirt
アイス aisu

gairaigo  English origin  German origin  popular  noun  noun (generic)  abbreviation  archaism  colloquialism 

  • ice
  • ice cream, icecream
  • usurer, usury, loansharking
アップ appu

gairaigo  English origin  popular  JLPT N1  noun  noun (generic)  noun (suffix)  noun or participle taking the aux. verb する  abbreviation 

  • increasing
  • uploading, posting (e.g. content), putting online
  • close-up
  • finishing shooting (of a film, etc.)
  • upswept hairstyle
  • being up (i.e. leading in sports)
  • warming up
  • being over, being finished
オートバイ o-tobai

gairaigo  waseigo  English origin  popular  JLPT N4  noun  noun (generic) 

  • motorcycle, motorbike
カンニング kanningu

gairaigo  English origin  popular  JLPT N1  noun  noun (generic)  noun or participle taking the aux. verb する 

  • cheating (on an examination), cribbing
ガソリンスタンド gasorinsutando

gairaigo  waseigo  English origin  popular  JLPT N4  noun  noun (generic) 

  • gas station, petrol station
キャンセル kyanseru

gairaigo  English origin  popular  noun  noun (generic)  noun or participle taking the aux. verb する 

  • cancellation
珈琲 コーヒー ko-hi-

gairaigo  English origin  Dutch origin  popular  ateji  JLPT N5  usually written using kana alone  noun  noun (generic)  noun taking the genitive case particle の  adjective (generic) 

  • coffee
コンセント konsento

gairaigo  waseigo  English origin  popular  JLPT N2  noun  noun (generic) 

  • electrical outlet, wall socket, power plug
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