What is your favourite Japanese word and what does it mean in English?

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koto95
4yr ago
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permalink title is self explanatory...favourite japanese word? what does it mean in english?

Yuichi
4yr ago
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permalink I actually really like this line: Shimpai shinaide kudasai. It means "Don't worry." :D

XxGENESISxX
4yr ago
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permalink Ai = Love
and
Sekai = World

Eterne
4yr ago
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permalink 木漏れ日; there isn't an english equivalent word, as such. It's light filtering through the leaves of trees. I also like 雨上がり and even 明後日. my favourite words are definitely ones there are no direct equivalents for.

funkymonky
4yr ago
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permalink I love that! How do you pronounce it in words?

umi9wa
4yr ago
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permalink First one is komorebi

crazywolf
4yr ago
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permalink Ganbare! which means "do your best" or "do my best"

HeyYou
4yr ago
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permalink Gohan :)
It means "meal" or "cooked rice" :P

Pandapple77
4yr ago
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permalink Daijubu : だいじょうぶ. It means it's okay / I'm okay. Or "Are you okay ?" Depends on how you say it I think.

Pandapple77
4yr ago
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permalink Daijoubu : だいじょうぶ. It means it's okay / I'm okay. Or "Are you okay ?" Depends on how you say it I think.

weebllikespie
4yr ago
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permalink I think I have a few out there:

粉雪 / konayuki - powder snow
空 / sora - sky
姫 / hime - princess
陸 / riku - land
千本桜 / senbonzakura - thousands of cherry trees

SprinterXkyrie
4yr ago
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permalink Kawaii - cute
Gambatte - goodluck
Yaparii! - yehey!
Daijoubou - its ok

sakanaxtion
4yr ago
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permalink My favorite words are 希望 kibou, hope, and 微熱 binetsu, slight fever. I like the way kibou sounds and I love how complicated binetsu's kanji is.

katara24
4yr ago
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permalink daijoubo- it's ok
kawaii-cute
yume- dream
yuki- snow

CupcakeSan
4yr ago
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permalink yume - dream

CupcakeSan
4yr ago
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KawaiiPandaChan
4yr ago
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permalink Kawaii - cute

mitziep23767
4yr ago
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permalink 友だち ~tomodachi~friend
ピカピカ ~pikapika~shiny
鼓動 ~kodou~ beat
竜 ~ryu~ dragon

SwedeHeart
4yr ago
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permalink well, I always say "kawaii", so I guess that's my favorite word. :P and it means cute. :)

LOveme
4yr ago
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permalink アホ-aho-stupid

KumikoMichiyo
4yr ago
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permalink Oishii (美味しい) = Tasty/Delicious
I'm not sure why I like it, it's fun to say and I like food, so... :D :D

Superal
4yr ago
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permalink Ureshii - Happy
Eien - Forever, eternity
Yume - Dream
Akai - Red
Daijoubu - It's okay
Sekai - World


Those are mines~ ^_^

sweetpowder
4yr ago
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permalink 憂鬱 / yuuutsu / melancholy because of the many u's when you write it in romaji xD
木漏れ日 / komorebi / sunlight filtering through the trees, although it makes translating annoying when you have to turn a simple noun into a long phrase Dx

vocaloid12
4yr ago
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permalink Kawaii it means cut i love that word!!!!!!!!!

JYChii
4yr ago
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permalink Urusai- The meaning of this word is noisy but if you shout it. It will turn as shut up...

Akunotenshi
4yr ago
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permalink 必ずーkanarazu

It means "always/ without exception". I find the kanji beautiful and it's fun to say. :)

Aurae
4yr ago
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permalink i dont think its actually a word, but I love the oro that Kenshin says alot lol


BeForUAAA88
4yr ago
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permalink Chotto Matte!
It means "Wait a minute!"
I love saying it ^_^
ちょっと待って

umi9wa
4yr ago
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permalink Genjitsu - reality
Zetsubou - despair
Owari - end
Suna - sand
Oukoku -castle
Rakujitsu - heaven (?)
Tenjo Tenge - heaven and earth

RikkiChan
3yr ago
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permalink Kawaii!!! Means cute

ensorcelledAubade
3yr ago
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permalink I've always liked the word mirai, which means future v.v

JYChii
3yr ago
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permalink Yoroshiku onegaishimasu - Nice to meet you :)

auroracristate
3yr ago
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permalink Akatsuki- Dawn
Chotto matte kudasai- Wait a minute!
Daijoubu- It's okay
Yuuutsu- Depression
;;

JYChii
3yr ago
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permalink Kakkoi - Cool :D

Japanimenya
3yr ago
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permalink Arigatou-Thank you
I just always like to feel grateful for others ^^

jsonglyrics
3yr ago
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permalink おチビ (ochibi) meaning shortie

mamokitty19
3yr ago
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permalink Utsukushii/Kirei - Beautiful
Owari - End
Utakata - Bubble
Momo - Peach
Itsumo/Zutto - Always/Forever

Rukako
3yr ago
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permalink Tsuzuku- to be continued

tsubasayamada
3yr ago
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permalink i dont know if this counts as a word but
"Soudanee"
It's sort of like "I know right!" or "Exactly!"

hehe i say it so often

HinamoriAimi
3yr ago
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permalink kawaii= cute<3
kakkoii= cool
Gambatte= Do your best or good luck
Hime-sama= princess
daijoubo= it's ok
baka= idiot :D

tsubasayamada
3yr ago
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permalink daijoubu : it's ok
ganbarimasu : do my best
iine : how nice
soudane : yeah

CloudStrifey
3yr ago
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permalink My teacher believes that my favourite word is: むずかしい (difficult, complex etc.) But my favourite word is probably: マジがよ (seriously)

blossomingtrash
3yr ago
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permalink 彼岸花 - red spider lily


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