Jisho is a powerful Japanese-English dictionary. It lets you find words, kanji, example sentences and more quickly and easily.
Enter any Japanese text or English word in the search box and Jisho will search a myriad of data for you.
We just released this new version of Jisho and you can read all about the new features in this forum post or try out some example searches below. If you prefer classic Jisho you can find it at classic.jisho.org.
Here’s a few example searches to give you a taste of what Jisho can do.
- Great English search: house
- Text reading assistance: 昨日すき焼きを食べました
- Inflection information: 走った
- Multi word search: 日 sunlight
- JLPT N3 adjectives: #jlpt-n3 #adjective
- Grade 1 jōyō kanji: #grade:1 #kanji
- Common words that end with 家: #word #common ?*家
- Convert Japanese years: 昭和５２
- Convert Japanese numbers: ４７７８万