Japanese dictionary & Nihongo learning tool. Use it online here or download an offline app
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
ominous, sinister, bad luck, ill omen, inauspiciousnessde mauvais présage, sinistreschlechtes Vorzeichen, böses Omen

ON: フ, ブ
negative, non-, bad, ugly, clumsy

ON: キチ, キツKUN: よし
good luck, joy, congratulations

Example sentences
13日の金曜日は不吉な日だと言われている。Parts: (にち), 金曜日 (きんようび), 不吉 (ふきつ), (ひ), と言われる (といわれる)It is said that Friday the 13th is an unlucky day.

Community comments
The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!