Other useful sites concerning Japanese Language

  • A Japanese Dictionary for the Japanese Text Initiativehttp://etext.lib.virginia.edu/japanese/jti.dictionary.html University of Virginia's portal for Jim Breen's Japanese-English Dictionary. (EUC)
  • Aichi Center for Japanese Studies
  • Analytica Japan: Glossary of Japanese Termshttp://www.analyticajapan.com/glossary.html Lexicon with 1,750 Japanese financial expressions and acronyms.
  • Bidirectional English-Japanese Dictionaryhttp://dict.pspinc.com/ Pacific Software Publishing?fs EDICT server with kana or kanji Japanese to English and English to Japanese. (SJIS)
  • Basic Terms of Shintohttp://www2.kokugakuin.ac.jp/ijcc/wp/bts/index.html Kokugakuin University?fs hyperlinked version of a 1958 illustrated Japanese-English dictionary.
  • CJKV-English Dictionaryhttp://www.acmuller.net/dealt/ Charles Muller?fs database of CJKV (Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Vietnamese) characters and compounds related to East Asian cultural, political, and intellectual history. (UTF-8) Converts foreign names into Japanese kana, with seven different graphic styles, using Philip A. Ronan?fs dictionary file with 3,700 names. (PNG)
  • Compact Dictionary of Financial and Securities Marketshttp://www.aichi-gakuin.ac.jp/~yamada/lecture/glossary.html Katsuhiko Yamada's English-Japanese glossary. (EUC)
  • EDICT Project EDICT Project
  • FOKS (Forgiving Online Kanji Search)http://www.foks.info/index.html Slaven Bilac?fs EDICT server with intelligent search that allows dictionary lookup even with misspellings or incorrect kanji readings. (EUC)
  • Glossary of Sushi-Related termshttp://sushiref.com/glossary/ Japanese-English wordlist of food and cooking vocabulary.
  • Google - Japanese Dialects
  • Glossary of Japanese Theatre Termshttp://www.glopac.org/Jparc/tjtglossary/tjtGLOSS.html Beta version of theatrical glossary. (UTF-8)
  • Heartful English-Japanese Dictionaryhttp://www.ss.ics.tut.ac.jp/pubdict/pubdict.html Toyohashi University of Technology?fs EDICT server with English to Japanese only. (EUC)
  • Honyaku Glossarieshttp://crossroads.net/honyaku/ Specialized wordlists from the Honyaku mailing list for Japanese translators: financial and marketing terms, romanized acronyms, Japanese car names, government agencies, and numbers. (UTF-8)
  • Jim Breen's WWWJDIChttp://www.csse.monash.edu.au/~jwb/wwwjdic.html Monash University's interface for all EDICT Project dictionary files. Kana, kanji, or romanized Japanese to English and English to Japanese, text or URL word glossing, kanji stroke order diagrams, example sentences, plus handwritten and cell phone interfaces. (SJIS, EUC, UTF-8)
  • JAANUS (Japanese Architecture and Art Net Users System)http://www.aisf.or.jp/~jaanus/ Glossary compiled by Mary Neighbour Parent, with alphabetical index and keyword search. (SJIS)
  • Jeffrey's Japanese?English Dictionary Serverhttp://www.solon.org/cgi-bin/j-e Jeffrey Friedl and William Maton's customizable EDICT and KANJIDIC server with kana, kanji, or romanized Japanese to English and English to Japanese, allowing fuzzy searching by word patterns. (JIS, SJIS, EUC, GIF)
  • jeKai Japanese-English dictionaryhttp://www.jekai.org/ Tom Gally?fs ongoing project to build a free, open Japanese-English dictionary with translation equivalents, illustrations, and examples. (SJIS)
  • Japanese Dictionaryhttp://www.online-dictionary.biz/english/japanese/ EDICT and KANJIDIC server from Online-dictionary.biz with JavaScript romanized-kana Japanese to English and English to Japanese. (UTF-8)
  • Jonsay's English-Japanese Dictionaryhttp://www.jonsay.co.uk/Languages/English/Nihon/index.html Hyperlinked wordlists arranged into semantic categories. (UTF-16)
  • Kanji Dictionaries for Learning Japanesehttp://www.kanji.org/ The Kanji Dictionary Publishing Society?fs site for NTC/Kenkyusha?fs New Japanese-English Character Dictionary and The Kodansha Kanji Learner's Dictionary. (GIF)
  • Kanjiroushi Japanese Learner's Dictionaryhttp://www.kanjiroushi.net/index/index.php EDICT and KANJIDIC server with word search in English, French, or Japanese; and kanji search by number of strokes, radical, pronunciation, or grade level. (UTF-8)
  • Kiki's Kanji Dictionary
  • Kiki's Kanji Dictionaryhttp://www.nuthatch.com/kanji/ Stephen Ryner?fs KANJIDIC server with radical-indexed kanji Japanese to English, and clickable kanji hyperlinks. (SJIS)
  • LSD (Life Science Dictionary) Projecthttp://lsd.pharm.kyoto-u.ac.jp/en/index.html Online dictionary including over 39,000 English terms extracted from the MEDLINE database with definitions, Japanese translations, example sentences, and concordances. Also provides an EDICT server for English to Japanese glosses of Web pages or text, and an English spell-checker. (SJIS)
  • Nihongo Resources Dictionarieshttp://www.nihongoresources.com/ EDICT and KANJIDIC server with auto-detection of English and kana, kanji, or romanized Japanese input. Allows wildcard searches. (EUC)
  • Online English-Japanese Dictionarieshttp://hikyaku.com/dico/onmyog.html Free Light Software?fs glossaries of geography and travel, history and traditions, manga and video games, and politics and media. (GIF)
  • Online English to Japanese to English Dictionaryhttp://www.freedict.com/onldict/jap.html JavaScript EDICT server from Freedict.com with romanized Japanese to English and English to romanized Japanese. (GIF)
  • POPjisyo Dictionarieshttp://www.popjisyo.com/WebHint/Portal_e.aspx JavaScript mouseover EDICT server with Japanese to English and English to Japanese pop-up readings and translations for Web pages or text. Can also generate study lists and word games. (UTF-8)
  • Saikam Online Dictionaryhttp://saikam.nii.ac.jp/ National Institute of Informatics?f EDICT and KANJIDIC server with kana, kanji, or romanized Japanese-Thai-English and Thai-Japanese dictionaries. (EUC)
  • Spencer's Japanese-English Dictionaryhttp://spencer.blackmarket.net/dic_word_search.asp EDICT and KANJIDIC server with kana, radical-indexed kanji, or romanized Japanese to English and English to Japanese. (SJIS)
  • The Counting Dictionaryhttp://www.nnj.co.jp/P/002/ Guide to Japanese counters or measure words, indexed by kanji, word, and semantic categories. (GIF)
  • Translation Tools from Mizuho Securitieshttp://www.mizuho-sc.com/english/ebond/translation.html Glossaries covering accounting, banking, economics, finance, taxation, politics, institutions, etc. (UTF-8)
  • Tokyoahead Kanji Dictionaryhttp://tokyoahead.com/main/staticpages/index.php/kanji KANJIDIC server with radical-indexed kanji Japanese to English. (UTF-8, registration required.)
  • Your Name in Japanesehttp://www.japanesetranslator.co.uk/your-name-in-japanese/

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