Vocabulary quick index with Romaji


On this page, you can see basic Japanese words with Romaji per topic in a chart.

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Numbers 1 to 12

Hiragana Kanji Romaji Meaning
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]いち i chi one
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]に ni two
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]さん sa n three
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]よん、よ、し yo n, yo, shi four
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]ご go five
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]ろく ro ku six
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]なな na na seven
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]はち ha chi eight
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]きゅう kyu u nine
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]じゅう ju u ten
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]じゅういち 十一 ju u / i chi eleven
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]じゅうに 十二 ju u / ni bike


Hiragana Kanji Romaji Meaning
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/bike.mp3″]じてんしゃ 自転車 ji / te n / sha bike
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/boat.mp3″]ボート bo o to boat
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/bullet_train.mp3″]しんかんせん 新幹線 shi n / ka n / se n bullet train
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/bus.mp3″]バス ba su bus
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/car.mp3″]くるま ku ru ma car
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/motorbike.mp3″]オートバイ o o to ba i motorbike
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/plane.mp3″]ひこうき 飛行機 hi / ko u / ki plane
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/ship.mp3″]ふね fu ne ship
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/subway.mp3″]ちかてつ 地下鉄 chi / ka / te tsu subway
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/taxi.mp3″]タクシー ta ku shi i taxi
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/train.mp3″]でんしゃ 電車 de n / sha train
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/truck.mp3″]トラック to ra k ku truck


Hiragana Kanji Romaji Meaning
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/hot.mp3″]あつい 暑い a tsu / i hot
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]さむい 寒い sa mu / i cold
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]あたたかい 暖かい a ta ta / ka i warm
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]すずしい 涼しい su zu / shi i cool
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]むしあつい 蒸し暑い mu / shi / a tsu / i humid
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]はれ 晴れ ha / re sunny
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”.mp3″]あめ a me rain


Hiragana Kanji Romaji Meaning
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Japanese.mp3″]にほんご 日本語 ni / ho n / go Japanese
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/English.mp3″]えいご 英語 e i / go English
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Maths.mp3″]すうがく 数学 su u / ga ku maths
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Science.mp3″]かがく 科学 ka / ga ku science
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/PE.mp3″]たいいく 体育 ta i / i ku P.E.
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/History.mp3″]れきし 歴史 re ki / shi history
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Geography.mp3″]ちり 地理 chi / ri geography
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Art.mp3″]びじゅつ 美術 bi / ju tsu art
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Woodwork.mp3″]ぎじゅつ 技術 gi / ju tsu woodwork
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Psychology.mp3″]しんりがく 心理学 shi n / ri / ga ku psychology

Telling the time

half past

Hiragana Kanji Romaji Meaning
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/hp1.mp3″]いちじはん 一時半 i chi / ji / ha n half past one
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/hp2.mp3″]にじはん 二時半 ni / ji / ha n half past two
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/hp3.mp3″]さんじはん 三時半 sa n / ji / ha n half past three
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/hp4.mp3″]よじはん 四時半 yo / ji / ha n half past four
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/hp5.mp3″]ごじはん 五時半 go / ji / ha n half past five
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/hp6.mp3″]ろくじはん 六時半 ro ku / ji / ha n half past six
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/hp7.mp3″]しちじはん 七時半 shi chi / ji / ha n half past seven
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/hp8.mp3″]はちじはん 八時半 ha chi / ji / ha n half past eight
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/hp9.mp3″]くじはん 九時半 ku / ji / ha n half past nine
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/hp10.mp3″]じゅうじはん 十時半 ju u / ji / ha n half past ten
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/hp11.mp3″]じゅういちじはん 十一時半 ju u / i chi ji / ha n half past eleven
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/hp12.mp3″]じゅうにじはん 十二時半 ju u / ni ji / ha n half past twelve

minutes (5s and 10s)

Hiragana Kanji Romaji Meaning
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/5min.mp3″]ごふん 五分 go / fu n 5 minutes
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/15min.mp3″]じゅうごふん 十五分 ju u / go / fu n 15 minutes
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/25min.mp3″]にじゅうごふん 二十五分 ni / ju u / go / fu n 25 minutes
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/35min.mp3″]さんじゅうごふん 三十五分 sa n / ju u / go / fu n 35 minutes
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/45min.mp3″]よんじゅうごふん 四十五分 yo n / ju u / go / fu n 45 minutes
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/55min.mp3″]ごじゅうごふん 五十五分 go / ju u / go / fu n 55 minutes
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/10min.mp3″]じゅっぷん 十分 ju / p pu n 10 minutes
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/20min.mp3″]にじゅっぷん 二十分 ni / ju / p pu n 20 minutes
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/30min.mp3″]さんじゅっぷん 三十分 sa n / ju / p pu n 30 minutes
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/40min.mp3″]よんじゅっぷん 四十分 yo n / ju / p pu n 40 minutes
[sc_embed_player fileurl=”https://jpn.matome1.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/50min.mp3″]ごじゅっぷん 五十分 go / ju / p pu n 50 minutes