Lost in translation?
Not anymore.

Japanese is the ultimate study companion for any Japanese learner. Discover the language, learn the grammar & master it with flashcards.

Japanese

Lost in translation?
Not anymore.

Japanese is the ultimate study companion for any Japanese learner. Discover the language, learn the grammar and master it with flashcards.

Rewritten from the ground up. Now better than ever.

Rewritten from the ground up.
Now better than ever.

With Japanese, learning the Japanese language couldn't be easier. Japanese is truly comprehensive, giving you the tools you need to master the language.

Handwriting Recognition

Draw any kanji or kana with handwriting recognition and Japanese will decipher and display the most likely character.

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Memorize Lists

Save your favorite words, your daily go-tos and those tricky ones you can't help but forget in easily manageable lists.

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Study Flashcards

Create and customise flashcard lists, and then practice them until mastered with Japanese’s new and improved flashcard system.

Learn more about Study

And much, much more…

Japanese is packed with all the features you need to get started on your Japanese adventures. Master the language and become a Japanese pro!

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What Our Users Say

Steko68
Wenn ich nur eine einzige App benutzen könnte, wäre es diese! If I was allowed only a single app, I would choose this one!
August 6, 2017
Jiiji
I've been using this app for years now. It keeps getting better. It's great for those occasional words or kanji I either forgot or didn't know. Now if it only…
August 6, 2017
Californiajack
Great Japanese dictionary app, has built in flashcards, and the new UI is even better. I love the new paste function which allows you to break down sentences…
August 6, 2017
Son of Shawn Kemp
This has become my default Japanese dictionary. Its wide vocabulary, study tools and ease of use makes it reliable and top notch.
August 5, 2017
bozayedqatar
Its just essential Japanese dictionary if you are learning/want to learn . I use it with my google translate. and i love the ver 4 update 😱!
August 5, 2017
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I have been using this app throughout all of college, in my year studying abroad, and during my private study time. It has been my greatest tool. That's really…
August 5, 2017
Frenzy Li
This is a comprehensive Japanese language reference tool. For this specific update, I have a few issues to raise. 1. I cannot find where to customize the…
August 3, 2017
Leonnears
I have been iOS for nearly 10 years now. I have used many apps for many years, and more often than not they drop in quality and eventually disappear. Not…
August 3, 2017
ycrespy
Once upon a time I bought this app. Never regretted the purchase! Now it's free and it's even more perfect for learning Japanese or living in Japan. To the…
August 3, 2017
zeroin123
Already my go to dictionary, and now the handwriting recognition is finally useful. It used to be so finicky I could never find anything.
August 2, 2017
yaront
Die neue Version ist wirklich der Hammer. Alle die Kleinigkeiten, die mich bisher genervt haben, wurden behoben.
August 2, 2017
Mad latte lover
Самое лучшее приложение по японскому языку! Есть вся подробная информация по кандзи, и поиск очень удобный.
August 2, 2017
Gilzuma
Literally! I live in japan and am constantly using this app to help with communication! Thanks for a great app. This latest update is amazing! Thank you,…
August 2, 2017
Jellytastic1
This app is a must-get for anyone studying Japanese. Not only is it very detailed, but the creators are constantly improving it to help us learn. 5/5.
August 2, 2017
Silius777
Great update! Please put spanish translations, is very difficult study Japanese for spanish people in English.
August 2, 2017
LeChatParle
This app has been great since it first came out, and the developers show every time that they know what they are doing. Buy this app, and you won't be…
August 2, 2017
tasmoore
This app is essential to studying Japanese. I recommend this to beginners, confident speakers and travelers to Japan
August 2, 2017
Rafal Krol
In my humble opinion, this is the best Japanese-English, English-Japanese dictionary (and much more!) there is currently out there! Thanks to the recent…
August 2, 2017
iLuh
I have been using Japanese for years and I paid for it. Finally it has been updated! Both this new look and its content makes you feel, as a Japanese student,…
August 2, 2017
Frenzy Li
This is a comprehensive Japanese language reference tool. For this specific update, I have a few issues to raise. 1. I cannot find where to customize the…
August 2, 2017
Hfdchf
Japanese is a perfect Japanese dictionary on iOS. You can find everything you need on this app. Many convenient functions will facilitate your study of…
August 2, 2017
Knockycode
I love 3.0 already but 4.0 just blows it out of the water. It fixes the long running bug due to iOS updates where returning to the app would reset whatever…
August 2, 2017
Aikachiu
This is finally happening! The new interface keeps the search when you switch between apps. The clean layout and verb conjugation list are my all time…
August 2, 2017
Ben Kettlewell
Would absolutely love a way to store my lists in the cloud for cross device syncing. Would absolutely pay for a premium app of this. You guys blow all the…
July 29, 2017
tk beatles
I was born in Japan, I went to high school and middle school in japan. I knew most of Japanese words but since i moved in US and haven't used Japanese for…
July 28, 2017
yreve
首页设计超美;日语汉字从入门到精通;生词本;给单词做笔记;五十音不用说其它例如浊音什么的也清晰;常用分类单词;动词名词形容词分类都有连语法也包了简直 等我学会日语了要用日语安利一发Japanese这款业界良心
July 27, 2017
Thomas Remy
Seul regret, impossibilite de prendre des photo ou ecrire les kanji a la main. En dehors de cela, c'est tres complet
July 26, 2017
Jimi Ola
Honestly one of the best dictionaries on the app store, good design and functions, but I was wondering if possible you could add an option for static strokes…
July 25, 2017
TJ Epperson
The only thing stopping me from loving this is that the Android version doesn't have parsing, so you can only put in one set of kanji, essentially one word. In…
July 25, 2017
Jaime Loaiza
Please implenent a handwriting recognition capability. If said capability was like the one of Google translate, this app would be perfect hands down.
July 20, 2017
Cliff Huang
The current version doesn't allow me to search now as it crashes. This is my go to dictionary app so please fix this asap.
July 19, 2017
Doctor Shred
Wow it's free now! This amazing app has been around for a long long time on the IOS! Looking forward the updates coming soon!
July 13, 2017
Doctor Shred
Wow it's free now! This amazing app has been around for a long long time on the IOS! I tried looking for the backup and restore function. I can't find it. It…
July 12, 2017
Damiano Febbrarino
Considering it's free, it's a really useful tool for studying. It's easy to search for words, organise them into lists, then flashcard them. Nice job!
July 10, 2017
touzoku
The best eng-jap-eng dictionary! Have been using this app for the past 7 years, it never failed me! ❤️ Best investment in a digital good you can make
July 9, 2017
mfbranscombe
Having tried few dictionary apps on IOS, this is definitely one of the best. The flash card study options are particularly good!
July 4, 2017
Tee Zum I
It's nearly perfect to learn personalized Japanese vocabulary. Nevertheless the app would be a bit better with an function to practice kanji drawing
June 25, 2017
Aesaito
A truly free dictionary app. Immediately worth 5* for making a reference app that claims to have most features I want. will edit Review once I use it at my…
June 24, 2017
annamargaretcutie
I lived in Japan for 2 years, and this app with its offline dictionary SAVED me there, especially when I was taking intense speaking classes. This is the only…
June 20, 2017
Leia Wallraff
it's very easy to use, and i really enjoy the fact that it also recognizes conjugated forms etc. my only complaint would be that it doesn't tell me which…
June 18, 2017

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