Japanese dictionary & Nihongo learning tool. Use it online here or download an offline app
Search a Japanese or English word using kanji, kana or romaji:
男は松女は, おとこはまつおんなはふじ
Expression, Proverb
men are the strong base to which women cling, men are pine trees, women are wisteria vines
男は度胸女は愛敬, おとこはどきょうおんなはあいきょう
Expression, Proverb
men should be brave, women should be affable
女は弱しされど母は強し, 女は弱し然れど母は強し, おんなはよわしされどはははつよし
Expression, Proverb
though the woman is weak, the mother is strong
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!