Japanese dictionary look up. You may type in the word in Japanese, Hiragana, Romaji or English. For example, if you want to look up the word "lover" in Japanese, you can search for either "恋人", or "こいびと", or "koibito", or "lover".

RomajiDesu English Japanese Dictionary and Translator

RomajiDesu is a free online Japanese ⇆ English dictionary which contains the following tools for Japanese learners:

  • English Japanese dictionary: A powerful and easy to use bi-directional English-Japanese dictionary where you just need to type your word into a single input. The input may be Japanese (Kanji, Hiragana, or Katakana), Romaji or English. The dictionary will find the appropriate definition with audio pronunciation and example sentences.
  • Kanji dictionary: This includes a powerful Kanji lookup form and a multiple Kanji radical lookup method. Each Kanji has a beautifully-drawn stroke order diagram and detailed information such as sample words.
  • Japanese to English/Romaji translator: This powerful tool will translate a Japanese paragraph into Romaji and English and analyse the sentence structures for word types and part of speech.
  • Romaji to Kana converter which convert Romaji to Hiragana and Katakana: It's useful if you know the Romaji form of some Japanese words and want to see how to write it in Hiragana/Katakana. The converter can also translate the word or paragraph into English using Google translate engine.
  • RomajiDesu Bookmarklet:

    RomajiDesu ← Drag this bookmarklet to your toolbar, select any word on any website, and click the bookmarklet to look up the word.
  • RomajiDesu Mobile You can access a light version of RomajiDesu that is dedicated to smart phones and tablets. You will be automatically redirected to this version on a mobile device. Of course, you can alway switch back the the standard version anytime you want.

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