General Vocabulary

Japanese General Vocabulary

CJKI’s Japanese general vocabulary dictionaries cover a wide range of general vocabulary and important proper names and technical terms, and features part-of-speech codes.

These dictionaries are optimized for the convenience of users of electronic dictionaries and aim for the right amount of detail: Enough equivalents to give an in-depth understanding, yet short enough not to clutter up the screen.

Below are links to the individual product pages of CJKI’s resources for Japanese general vocabulary. These pages provide descriptions of each resource, explain how the resources are used, and include data samples.

Principal Resources

Japanese-English Dictionary

Japanese-English general vocabulary and common proper nouns

Katakana Lexical Database

Katakana words covering loanwords and native Japanese

English-Japanese Dictionary

English-Japanese general vocabulary and common proper nouns

Japanese Wordlist

General vocabulary, proper nouns and technical terms