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Japanese Language: Translation, time jess, phrases in different languages
time jess, phrases in different languages, watashi wa: Hi Jess, Yoroshiku Onegai Shimasu may be good for your audio. You may say something like this. Konnichiwa, watashi wa Jess to moushimasu. Yoroshiku Onegai Shimasu. Yoroshiku Onegai Shimasu has a number of meanings and the meaning of this...

Japanese Language: English to Japanese Translation, grudge, ill will
grudge, ill will, regrets: 決心 - determination (kesshin) 献身 - dedication (kenshin) 願望 - desire (ganbou) If by never look back you mean having no regrets , then: 後悔なし (koukai nashi) If you are commanding...

Japanese Language: Into japanese, anta, anata
anta, anata, japanese grammar: Kedo is short for keredomo and means the same as ga (the English word but ) in a sentence. It is used in the same position syntactically. Anta is the word anata , however when you leave out the a , it s the equivalent of using a harsher tone...

Japanese Language: Kanji symbol for "Remember", memory, remember
memory, remember: The word will change depending on what the context is or how you will actually use it in a sentence. You could say kokoro ni kakeru (心にかける) which might insinuate putting something important or special in an emotional...

Japanese Language: Noh mask, noh mask, calligraphy
noh mask, calligraphy, japanese: Thanks for the closeup, however, I still can t make heads or tails of what it might be. It is absolutely a clear bottom half of 示, but this would make it neither a name nor a meaningful phrase (nor include the top part of the stroke). I even asked...

Japanese Language: An old box with Japanese characters, satsuma, tea
satsuma, tea, box: Carola, Yes, the box says 薩摩茶器六人具一組入り Japanese pronuncation:(さつまちゃきろくにんぐひとぐみいり)...

Japanese Language: which is right?, hepburn, nihon
hepburn, nihon, kunrei romanization: The insertion of the y into contractive pronunciations (ja, ju, jo, etc.) is a bit of a mixup between the Revised Hepburn system of romanization and the Kunrei-style and Nihon-style romanizations that is still with us. Neither is more correct than the...

Japanese Language: Translation into Japanese, japanese characters, french word
japanese characters, french word, wrapping paper: Hi Susan, There are some ways to translate après into Japanese. Nochi(後) is fine. It could also read Ato(後) or Ikou(以降). Maybe this person is confused nochi with noshi . This wiki page (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Noshi)...

Japanese Language: turn it into a japanese sentence, friend, think
friend, think: Your sentence is correct (though I ve added the appropriate ending). この人は私の友達です。 Kono hito ha watashi no tomodachi desu. To modify the original sentence to say that you think...

Japanese Language: Ink inscription on old doll -- can you translate?, ichimatsu, doll
ichimatsu, doll, dolls: Hello Marget, The short answer is that I had a look at it and even sent out the picture to two different outside sources here in Japan to get their independent opinions, but we all agree that we can t make heads or tails of it! Read vertically, the...

Japanese Language: phonetic Japanese, party, invitation
party, invitation, greeting: I m not familiar with the lady of the house reference, but when visiting someone s house, there are at least a couple of ways to greet the host(s). Typically, if invited to a formal function or to someone you are not close friends with (in a professional...

Japanese Language: sticker, car sticker fuel emission
car sticker fuel emission: Hi Arun, Here is the translation. Above: Improved Fuel Efficiency by 20% in Heisei 22 (The year of 2010) Below: Low Emission Vehicle Emission Reduced by 75% in Heisei 17 (The year of 2005) Approved by The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport...

Japanese Language: translate into english, shimokawa mikuni, mikuni shimokawa
shimokawa mikuni, mikuni shimokawa, shigure: 時ノ雨, depending on the context, could mean a momentary rain , or refer to a specific rainy event with the words that rain , though it likely refers to the former since it is not preceded by その (sono) which means that ....

Japanese Language: translate it to japanese, state of happiness, daijoubu
state of happiness, daijoubu, declarative sentence: Daijoubu - [it s] fine da - declarative sentence marker yo - informational emphatic sentence marker kotaete - conjugated form of the verb to answer kureta - honorific meaning you did it for me ( ta ending indicates past tense) dake de - conjunctive...

Japanese Language: Archaic Calligraphy, japanese landscape, landscape stone
japanese landscape, landscape stone, different faces: Can you comment on how you came to determine the stone s given name of Spring Mountain Stone ? Were there any other documents that came with it that you could share? Additionally, are these boxes belonging to the same work? I m seeing what appear to be...

Japanese Language: Oretachi, whit
Japanese Language: Oretachi, whit

Japanese Language: Japanese schoolbooks? Please help., japanese emperor, consitution
japanese emperor, consitution, ecucation: The books appear to be readers used at the elementary school level. From the top left to top right, first row then second and third row, the books title pages are as follows: 1. 小学国語読本 巻十 尋常科用 文部省...

Japanese Language: name of statistician, statistician, 8d
statistician, 8d, 8b: Hi Rodney, It is like Hero two goo Ah car e k EN spell(phonetically): http://translate.google.co.jp/#en|ja|Hero%20two%20goo%20Ah%20car%20e%20k JA spell: http://translate.google.co.jp/#ja|ja|%E3%81%B2%E3%82%8D%E3%81%A4%E3%81%90%E3%80%80%E3%81%82%E3%81%8B%E3%81%84%E3%81%91...

Japanese Language: Oretachi, plural, Japanese
plural, Japanese, Oretachi: Hi Alison, You seem to understand Japanese very well:-) As you said, Oretachi is plural and used for both a group of people and just two. It depends on the contexts so I m not sure if Oretachi in the above case is used for a group of people or just...

Japanese Language: How to read あっ and a short translation, mae wa, correct writing
mae wa, correct writing, watashi: Hi Shaun, あっ is kind of a short あ and as you said, this is seen when someone screams or gets surprised. All of them are correct. For the translation, I want to be in front of the two people in front of us. in Japanese is Watashi(I)...

Japanese Language: Second opinion and a question, dim light, second opinion
dim light, second opinion, adjective: Hi Alison, Sorry for the late reply... I agree with you. slight (feelings) would be good. This is an adjective which mostly explains something unseen but it is not necessarily hidden or secret . Maybe if this is used in romance stories, the feeling...

Japanese Language: translate from this to this., wa, ha
wa, ha, multiple: Yes. In sentences where you wish to contrast two different subjects, wa is used on both sides of the conjuction. In sentences like mine where three are used, the leftmost is used to mark the subject (in this case I ), and the remaining two serve to...

Japanese Language: Daughter Translation, tattoo daughter child
tattoo daughter child: Your kanji tattoo looks like 猫 presumably? There are no local nicknames in Japanese that capture the vocabulary like a bit , etc. In English, we try to mean something to the effect of little one/little child , which would be 小子 (literally,...

Japanese Language: Pls translate I love you, i love you, expression
i love you, expression, like: The dictionary form of to love is 愛する ( ai suru ), pronounced eye soo-roo . Loving someone at the moment you speak it (including, potentially, the time leading up to it) would be 愛している ( ai shiteiru...

Japanese Language: tattoo, sisters tattoo
sisters tattoo: You have two options with slightly different nuances: 永遠に姉妹 (ei-en ni shimai) Forever (we are) sisters 姉妹よ (shimai yo) Sisters! (more like a declarative statement or rally cry like Sisters...

Japanese Language: translate Chop / stamp -see Pict., inkan, stamp
inkan, stamp, name: Hello Bryan, It says Johnson , as in, the family name/someone s last name. The stamp is called by a few names depending on its intended use, but this family stamp (which you might use for signing for packages, opening a bank account in Japan, etc.) is...

Japanese Language: Dim Feelings vs Secret Feelings, secret feelings, hidden feelings
secret feelings, hidden feelings, love triangle: The part you shared with me is what it is. By context, I was referring to, as you mentioned, any sort of backstory where the characters do or don t actually express feelings for each other. You can translate honoka ni into a few different English synonyms...

Japanese Language: Japanese phonetics, Katakana, romaji
Katakana, romaji, alphabet: They typically write out the pronunciation of foreign words using katakana, though like English, if the foreign language contains sounds that their mother tongue does not provide then they have to explain the approximation/shortcoming/difference. Romaji...

Japanese Language: Kanji form of "cursed'?, curse, damn
curse, damn, kanji: Hello, I think 罰当たり may not be the word you re looking for. Translated, it approximates the English receiving punishment and may connotate legalese more than the sort of devilish cursing which you appear to be seeking. Generally,...

Japanese Language: Learning Japanese Language, language study, method
language study, method: Your experience sounds quite a lot like my own experience, so I ll tell you what I did and what I used. After college, I recommend either moving to Japan for a year or working/interning at a US-based Japanese company or store. This will at least put you...

Japanese Language: What language is this ? Japanese ??, kanji, chinese
kanji, chinese, le: The character you referenced is Chinese and is pronounced le using the fourth tone. It means fun, happy, and laugh, but likely requires conjugation and context to be used properly. I am not an expert on modern Chinese, so I would advise you to seek one...

Japanese Language: Phonetc pronunciation, tiger, tigress
tiger, tigress, kanji: Assuming you re talking about the animal and not the fiesty sort of woman, the Japanese call a tigress a female tiger . It s written 雌の虎 ( mesu no tora ), and pronounced meh-soo no toe-rah . Mesu means female. No is a possessive...

Japanese Language: phonetic translation of english to japanese, seagull, bird
seagull, bird, chinese character: In speech, you would likely say, Chiisana kamome (pronounced, Chee-sah-nah kah-mow-may ). This looks like: 小さな鴎 Written, you could get away with Ko-kamome , where ko (meaning small ) is the kanji for chiisana in the...

Japanese Language: Questions from Japanese Student, grammar, de
grammar, de, ni: 1. I m not sure what you re referring to with the verb silu . Do you mean shiru (to know) or suru (to do)? If the latter, typically, the wo/ga dilemma can be solved by asking yourself if someone is performing the action or if it is being performed by...

Japanese Language: Correct pronunciation, jiu jitsu, martial arts
jiu jitsu, martial arts, karate: Hello, While different schools may use altered commands for the same action or different dialects depending on where the class is being taught, the basic commands would be pronounced as follows: 1. Attention - 気を付け!Ki...

Japanese Language: Pronounciation of popular japanese words, desu ka, yosh
Japanese Language: Pronounciation of popular japanese words, desu ka, yosh, yeahhh

Japanese Language: Identifying a name, scythe, sword
scythe, sword, engraving: Hello, This one took a bit of looking at, but I believe the top part (the one with the square shape), is the word 禮作 (housaku), which is now written as 豊作, where the leftmost character has been simplified. The word housaku...

Japanese Language: Japanese lullaby, hinako, anime
hinako, anime, lisareko: So far as I can tell, the Japanese Wikipedia page for the film series (http://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E3%81%84%E3%81%A3%E3%81%97%E3%82%87%E3%81%AB%E3%81%A8%E3%82%8C%E3%83%BC%E3%81%AB%E3%82%93%E3%81%90) shows the movie as a second in the Training Together ...

Japanese Language: Nihongo Hannasu No, ai, love
ai, love, i love you: You haven t listed a question, but a phrase instead. Assuming you want it translated, it means, I love you too! watakushi = I mo = too anata = you ga = direct object marker ai = love shiteimasu = verb ending meaning have been/am/am continuing to...

Japanese Language: Obidome, obi, sash
obi, sash, obidome: Spelling it as one word, or one hyphenated word (obi-dome) is better. Obi is the noun, dome is the noun-form of the verb tomeru which means to stop . Pronunciation is equivalent to oh-bee doe-may but with the vowels shortened and the final vowel without...

Japanese Language: Personal chop, ne, atai
ne, atai, inkan: The character on the stamp means price or value , depending on context. In a retail goods business, it might be stamped on objects to denote good value or on a line-item receipt to denote the total, those these examples are rare. It other contexts it...

Japanese Language: Pronounciation of popular japanese words, japanese, pronunciation mistakes
japanese, pronunciation mistakes, difficulty: 1. Yoshi is pronounced like your Yo-she example. As in Yo! and sheep (but without the last ep in sheep). 2. Yakuza is three separate syllables: ya, ku, and za. Japanese do not accent any parts of words more than others, so definitely not the Ya-coo-zah...

Japanese Language: wakaranai vs shiranai, know, understand
know, understand, shiru: As you were no doubt taught, wakaru translates to to understand while shiru means to know . I think these definitions are useful but a few more words could be said about them. Wakaru might best be additionally thought of as having a general understanding...

Japanese Language: word knowledge, knowledge question, word knowledge
knowledge question, word knowledge, watashi: Just like in English, when you use a reflexive (a reference to yourself), you say myself , not I or me . For example, you don t say, I will go to the supermarket me. You say, I will go to the supermarket myself. It s the same in Japanese. 私は自分でスーパーへ行く...

Japanese Language: Japanese Language, surrender, world war ii
surrender, world war ii, japanese: I did a bit of searching on this topic but could not find anything to back up this claim. The word itself (自首)-- ji shu -- is a compound in Japanese meaning to literally offer one s head. Japanese law with regards to the surrendering...

Japanese Language: kanji translation, japanese tattoo, boys
japanese tattoo, boys, children: You could use: 息子達 or 私の息子達 In Japanese, we don t need to specify my all the time since, to speak of another person s children, we will add the -san, -kun, or -chan suffixes (depending...

Japanese Language: kinds of jobs, work, japan
work, japan, japanese: If you speak Japanese, you can work at any job in Japan that you could in the the rest of the world so long as you were otherwise qualified. To work in Japan (English teaching aside), you need a work visa, some level of Japanese speaking/reading/writing ability...

Japanese Language: Picture, chinese calendar, japanese calendar
chinese calendar, japanese calendar, zodiac: The painting is upside-down in how you sent it to me. I m not convined it s Japanese as I can t make out the name in the inkan (the red name stamp), but the characters are understandable in Japanese and, generally, jive with the scene in the picture. 江 (え)-...

Japanese Language: How to say, angry, anger
angry, anger, japanese: There could be a number of variations depending on the scene and what caused the anger (Japanese is all about nuance), but basically pointing out the other person is angry would be: あなたは怒ってるよねぇ。...

Japanese Language: How do you say this?, christian terminology, religion
christian terminology, religion, religious: Yes, quite similar. It s: ----------- イエスは私の救い主です。 Iesu wa watashi no sukuinushi desu. Pronounced like: ee-ay-soo wah wah-tah-she no sookoo-ee-noo-she dess. Jesus is...

Japanese Language: TRANSLATION IN KANJI, musashi, warrior
musashi, warrior, death: It looks like there are a few versions of the text reprinted at different times. The earliest I could fine (short of buying an original copy) shows that line as: 大形武士の思ふ心をはかるに、武士は只死ぬるといふ道を嗜む事と覚ゆるほどの儀也。...

Japanese Language: UECHI - RYU KARATE, karate, uechi karate
karate, uechi karate, uechi-style: The characters are correct, but there should be no spaces between words as Japanese does not use spaces. To be a little more complete, you may also add -dou to the ending of karate. Dou means way, path and is how martial arts are indexed in Japan....

Japanese Language: Use of 自分, syntactical elements, exact translation
syntactical elements, exact translation, question michael: I did a bit of digging on this one and have decided to meet you halfway. ;) While 自分で会おう is correct, is it, technically speaking, not something you would voice out loud, but rather something you might think as the...

Japanese Language: Use of "zoku" kanji for tattoo, zoku, gang
zoku, gang, clan: Zoku by itself simply is a denoter of a family, tribe, or group. Typically to garner meaning from it, you pair it with a qualifier that describes what kind of family, tribe, or group we are talking about. For example: 民族 (minzoku) - Peoples,...

Japanese Language: Corsair's Japanese Nickname, f4u corsair, last ditch effort
f4u corsair, last ditch effort, japanese references: Thank you for the clarification and correction. Now the one commenter s comments regarding it not even being a whistling sound make more sense (which further strengthens the argument that no such nickname was used). And, yes, my comments should be about...

Japanese Language: Very close to understand a title, earth, creation
earth, creation, religion: 天地創造の地球の姿 てんちそうぞうのちきゅうのすがた tenchi-souzou no chikyuu no sugata Literally: creation...

Japanese Language: from english to japanese, japanese sentence structure
japanese sentence structure: Kore - This wo - (direct object marker) yomeru - can read you ni - so as to roomaji - Roman-script (alphabet) ni - in kaite - write (command-form) moraemasu - get you to ka - (question marker) Mata - And also ha - (subject marker) setsumei shite...

Japanese Language: leaflet, war propaganda japanese american troops
war propaganda japanese american troops: The scan appears to be an ad to the Japanese to quell fears of Japanese losses/wins in the Pacific and their ability to stop the American fleet from advancing. I say appears because given the archaic language, I m not clear on whether this was American...

Japanese Language: learning characters, kanji, characters
kanji, characters, joyo: Each method works for different people. For me it was a combination of a few study habits, but I learned the first 100 or so in school, and then bought subsequent books to study on my own while in Japan: 250 Essential Kanji for Everyday Use (Vols. 1, 2), and...

Japanese Language: Numbers, numbers, japanese
numbers, japanese, counting: 11 - じゅういち (juuichi) 12 - じゅうに (juuni) 13 - じゅうさん (juusan) 14 - じゅうよん (juuyon) 15 - じゅうご (juugo)...

Japanese Language: request translation to english, arigatou, shinpai
arigatou, shinpai, kawaiso: Kawaisou desu is usually used to say, That s so sad/pitiful (like if a pet were hit by a car). But it can also be used to say Sorry [about the situation in general] . Shinpai shiteinai de kudasai means, Don t worry about it , and doumo arigatou...

Japanese Language: Small japanese characters, odoriji, kasaneji
odoriji, kasaneji, kurikaeshikigo: The small ヶ character isn t pronounced ke because it s actually not a ke character. It s a shorthand form of the radicals from the bamboo-radical character 箇, which itself was also shortened to 个 and 個. The small ヶ...

Japanese Language: translation, hare bare, clear
hare bare, clear: The rule is that the initial consonant of the second word repeated changes to its voiced equivalent. E.g., hare bare , kokoro gokoro , toki doki , etc. As for why the phrase was written in katakana for the first iteration, kanji/hiragana for the second,...

Japanese Language: translation for big little sister, and, big little sister, large, small
large, small, tall: I invite you to see my other posting on a similar subject--I believe it was about brothers--to get familiar with the ideas presented there, but basically Japanese has different words for big depending on what you are talking about (weight, height, size/mass,...

Japanese Language: Meaning of Japanease car stickers, road tax, jci
road tax, jci, stickers: Top left (globe): 平成22年度 燃費基準達成車 heisei 22 nendo nenpi kijun tasseisha This car meets the fuel economy standards for the year Heisei 22 (2010) Blue three-star...

Japanese Language: need your help translating this to japanese. pls help me.,, new year, holidays
new year, holidays, greetings: Unfortunately, your detailed message doesn t translate to Japanese directly. Japanese may say a few greetings over the New Year holiday, but all are pretty traditional and formal. Most typically for the New Year, akemashite omedetou gozaimasu (あけましておもでとうございます)...

Japanese Language: Requesting translation for a video clip., karaoke
karaoke: A message to people who enjoy the Karaoke Channel Built-in is the ability to hear someone singing the vocals for you. This feature can be enabled/disabled by pressing the Voice Enable/Disable button ( the onsei-kirikae button ). In this way you can learn...

Japanese Language: characters, japanese woodblock print, question pool
japanese woodblock print, question pool, joe thanks: Thanks. Unfortunately, I have no idea as the handwriting is highly stylized. I ve asked around to some other friends as well, but they say the same thing. Presumably, the bottom character is 言 which means to say and I ve taken a guess that the first...

Japanese Language: Romantic context, story game, time thanks
story game, time thanks, feelings: Yes, my apologies. I was focusing on the literal aspect of going back and forth when reading 通わせる. When discussing feelings, exchange may be a better descriptor of the underlying action, while shared may be a better translation...

Japanese Language: Double checking a translation, translation, 12366
translation, 12366, 12356: I guess I m not up on the context with this particular story to know if it s discussing a feeling held in the past past (at a time prior to the retelling of the story which is also in the past), or simply that was revealed in the past but was still ongoing...

Japanese Language: Japanese name of flower, sweet pea, flower
sweet pea, flower: I m not much of an expert on flowers, but if the Wikipedia entry for this flower (http://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E3%82%B9%E3%82%A4%E3%83%BC%E3%83%88%E3%83%94%E3%83%BC) can be trusted, then the following names are used to reference the Sweet Pea: Japanese:...

Japanese Language: I don't get it, shorthand writing, grammatical correctness
shorthand writing, grammatical correctness, chodo: 丁度同じ事考えてた。 丁度同じ事(を)考えて(い)た。 choudo onaji koto (wo) kangaete(i)ta. Note: (wo) and (i) are inserted...

Japanese Language: Instription on, iwo jima, knife
iwo jima, knife, boy scouts: Looking at the Scouts of China (as they are called) web page (http://scouting.edu.tw), it says that the first scout troop was put together on Feb. 25th 1912 in mainland China. They had a General Assembly formed in Nanking in 1934 and then joined the International...

Japanese Language: Japanese book, calendar, textbook
calendar, textbook: Thank you. From the top (reading right to left, as they used to), we have: 明治廿六年八月二十九日 (meiji nijuuroku-nen, hachi-gatsu, nijuuku-nichi) Meiji Year 26, Month 8, Day...

Japanese Language: Japanese names for my goldfish, goldfish, names
goldfish, names, curtains: Steven, Maruten , to my knowledge, means a dome or vault . Crown would be 冠 (kanmuri). 1. Ink: The Japanese just say インク which is literally inku , a romanization of our English word. A similar word with that connotation...

Japanese Language: Name for a character..., snake, serpent
snake, serpent, hebi: Well, it depends on if you want the silver to represent the external color or the entire makeup of the body (e.g., a serpent that is made of steel or silver). Color: 銀色の蛇 gin iro no hebi A/The silver-colored serpent/snake...

Japanese Language: verify translation, stomach, idioms
stomach, idioms: The phrase, in its entirety, is: 腹八分目にする (hara hachi-bunme ni suru) Hara means stomach , Hachi-bun means in eight parts , Me classifies the former counter into an ordinal, therefore [a] one-eighth...

Japanese Language: Not sure, mitai, like
mitai, like: This sentence means that the subject is in some way like a girl. What that characteristic is comes in the initial part of the sentence and, in your example at least, is unspecified. Mitai is informal and takes the place of you , sou , and rashii , depending...

Japanese Language: Japanese into English translation, translation, 12354
translation, 12354, 12356: Apologies for the delay. You can use this: 映画をアップロードしてくれてありがとうございます。私はプレミアム会員になり、映画をダウンロードできるようになりました。全然問題なく見れるようになったので、DVDを送らなくても大丈夫だと思います。色々お手伝いしていただいてありがとうございました。

Japanese Language: Japannese ? if so translate please, chinese surname, mandarin
chinese surname, mandarin, vase: The picture is oriented correctly, however the word or name is not Japanese. The characters are older written forms of 傅来 (fu4 lai2 in Mandarin). Both are surnames individually, but my knowledge of Chinese is limited in knowing if this is,...

Japanese Language: Kanji on Katana Tang, bunji era, japanese era
bunji era, japanese era, katana engraving: The engraving appears to be: 文治五年八月(日?) - The last character (日 = day) is in question since no number proceeds it. Translated: 文治 = Bunji. Lit., The Bunji Era. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bunji_(era)...

Japanese Language: theres several, itadakimasu, chotto
itadakimasu, chotto, mata ashita: Sorry, it was an accident. ごめんなさい、間違えました。(gomen nasai, machigaemashita) (Used if you were mistaken about something). or 失礼しました。(shitsurei...

Japanese Language: translation into kanji, idioms dictionary, mo ichido
idioms dictionary, mo ichido, 21361: I can t seem to find anything specifically that ties a quality life with the concept of immortality, specifically. There are idioms, like the following, that denote bold action in order to achieve success of some sort, though perhaps they may be read as...

Japanese Language: About zenzen heki,heiki, wakarimasu, heiki
wakarimasu, heiki, daijoubu: The correct romaji would be heiki as, in Japanese, there is an i sound and character present. Regionally, some people shorten combined vowels (as a syllable ending in e followed by a standalone i ) by leaving out the second in everyday speach. For...

Japanese Language: Japanese, watashi wa, konnichi wa
watashi wa, konnichi wa, romanji: こんにちは。私はアンジェラです。アーティストです。 konnichi wa. watashi wa anjera desu. a-tisuto desu. Hello....

Japanese Language: Japanese to English translation, japanese to english translation, image thanks
japanese to english translation, image thanks, pantheists: 精気神 seiki-gami God of Energy (not a formal god in Japan, but one of the pantheistic gods employed by pantheists to assign meaning to energy, life vigor, the bodily humors, etc. 正欣堂 seiki-dou Temple...

Japanese Language: Japanese grammar help, desu ka, suki desu
desu ka, suki desu, watashi wa: Some corrections: What shall we see? Nani wo mi mashouka Note: I use wo since that s the correct spelling, but just remember that the pronunciation is about halfway between an English wo and plain o . I also use the extra u in mashouka since...

Japanese Language: Singular or Plural for an object, singular and plural, correct translation
singular and plural, correct translation, acorns: Just for clarification, the sentence should read どんぐりは意外に痛い。The ni changes the adjectival noun into an adverb (i.e., unexpected - unexpectedly). In any case, the inference...

Japanese Language: Japanese Language, hiragana and katakana, japanese print
hiragana and katakana, japanese print, japanese language: You ll use it everyday. They are two of three alphabets used to write Japanese with in any Japanese print, signs, TV, etc. Check out the Wikipedia entries for hiragana and katakana below for more information on when and why they are used interchangeably...

Japanese Language: Can you please tell me what it says, keitai denwa, desu
keitai denwa, desu, romaji: ボクのケイタイデンワのヒョウジ は<認識できないメール形 式のため表示できません>...

Japanese Language: translation, suru, expression
suru, expression, translation: That expression is not something given among the Japanese, but I suppose if it was, it would be along the lines of あなたに生かされている感じがする。 ...

Japanese Language: correct phonetic pronunciation of phrases, long vowels, phonetic pronunciation
long vowels, phonetic pronunciation, pronunciation guides: Rule 1: Vowel sounds always sound the same. A - Like a in father . I - Like ee in eeny . U - Like u in uber (the American/British pronuncation of uber w/o the umlaut). E - Like e in end . O - Like o in only . Rule 2: Neighboring...

Japanese Language: Japanese tang translation, japanese names, fujiwara
japanese names, fujiwara, saku: It appears to be 関住藤原魚眞作. I m not sure what the first two characters have to do with the sword. Perhaps the rank of the owner or a town of residence I ve never heard of. The last name is 藤原...

Japanese Language: Kanji Symbol, hiragana characters, kanji symbol
hiragana characters, kanji symbol, kanji characters: To go is 行く (i + ku = iku) which is comprised of the root (written in kanji, the i part) and the verb stem (written in hiragana, the ku part). To go out is 出掛ける (de + ka + keru = dekakeru) also comprised...

Japanese Language: Old Japanese Letter, left hand corner, postal stamps
left hand corner, postal stamps, katakana character: Unfortunately, I cannot read much of this at all as it is quite old and quite handwritten! I looked for any sort of character information in the postal stamp (not to be confused with the postage stamps with the words Imperial Japanese Post , but see only...

Japanese Language: Source to obtain reading primers, catalog notes, heisei
catalog notes, heisei, japanese reading: MEXT (The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) provide a list of approved readers on their website in PDF format one year in advance. So, for example, 2012 books are now listed so that schools may sort out their purchasing requirements....

Japanese Language: Symbol for inner strength, inner strength, perseverance
inner strength, perseverance, endurance: 精神力  seishin-ryoku (spiritual/psychological/inner strength) Patience/perseverance seem like separate/independent qualities, hence they have different words, words like: 我慢 gaman (patience, tolerance, endurance),...

Japanese Language: translation of a quote from an anime called Lucky Star, japanese thanks, romaji
japanese thanks, romaji, lucky star: Typically, this proper Heaven is a reference to God, in which case you would use 神 (kami = God) rather than 天国 (tengoku = heaven). The phrase is, then: Kana: 私たちは神に捨てられました....

Japanese Language: Phrase translation in kanji, japanese fashion magazine, phrase translation
japanese fashion magazine, phrase translation, descriptive phrases: Hello there. Unfortunately, the question doesn t much relate to kanji selection as much as it does to proper word choice. Kanji, despite their coolness to foreigners, typically cause the opposite reaction in younger Japanese readers. Pick up a Japanese...

Japanese Language: Another questions, watashi wa, wakarimasen
watashi wa, wakarimasen, chotto: 1. 私は日本語をちょっとしか分かりません(話せません)。 Watashi wa nihongo wo chotto shika wakarimasen(hanasemasen)....

Japanese Language: Common Japanese Greetings, japanese greetings, chinese greetings
japanese greetings, chinese greetings, regional variations: If by meanings that are distinctly of the traditional world view of Japan/China you mean not imported from other cultures , then sure. But as we see across many cultures, greetings like good morning , hello , good evening , etc. are just social forms...

Japanese Language: Oriental Language, oriental language, jade east
oriental language, jade east, chinese origin: Both Japanese and Chinese have these characters, of course, since Japanese writing was imported from China, however, for the first character to mean jade, a Chinese origin is more likely. yu4 dong1 玉東 (now written in simplified...

Japanese Language: Characters Read, japanese character, holes
japanese character, holes: It s possible it s the artist/creator s name in which case 松木 (Matsuki) or 松川 (Matsukawa) appear to be the closest matches. It s hard to be sure because of the holes and handwritten nature. As a single character, it resembles...

Japanese Language: Japanese signature on prewar scroll painting, scroll painting, japanese scroll
scroll painting, japanese scroll, cursive script: Both pictures contain a character for the vowel a written in black cursive script which is, by itself, meaningless. The characters in red are also different. In the top picture on the painting, the last name appears to be Yamauchi (山内)...

Japanese Language: study tips, rote memorization, how to learn a foreign language
rote memorization, how to learn a foreign language, grouping words: Hi Jake, If I can turn the question back on you, since you can read Korean pretty well already, what did you find worked for you to increase your vocabulary in that language? Everyone differs in the particular methods that make it easy for i them /i to...

Japanese Language: Usage of words without confusion, watashi wa, boyfriend girlfriend
watashi wa, boyfriend girlfriend, general speech: In general speech, merely the context determines which meaning you have in mind. There are obviously other ways of denoting significant others, but kare/kanojo remain the most used. And, if you think about it, if you have a significant other, it really doesn...

Japanese Language: Hiragana help, hiragana and katakana, kanji characters
hiragana and katakana, kanji characters, fift: Kanji is necessary to the extent that it has traditionally served several linguistic roles for the Japanese. What began as the only written form of the language once imported from written Chinese, eventually gave way to a writing system that had to be simpler...

Japanese Language: implicit conjunction in some compounds, compound nouns, general linguistics
compound nouns, general linguistics, linguistic term: Compound nouns in Japanese are called jukugo (熟語) and are one of the ways of making a noun in the language. As such, there are thousands of them, though not all of them are opposites like the examples you give and they are not all comprised of...

Japanese Language: katana kanji tranlation, japanese prefectures, japanese name
japanese prefectures, japanese name, etchings: I m pretty sure the sword is Chinese in origin and not Japanese. The second character appears to be prefecture/zone (州) but the one preceding it is not one of the Japanese prefectures. In addition, the final character appears to be 作, ...

Japanese Language: Japanese character translation, japanese service, jpn
Japanese Language: Japanese character translation, japanese service, jpn, japan

Japanese Language: Japanese character translation, getting a tattoo, correct translation
getting a tattoo, correct translation, character translation: Perseverance is nintai : 忍耐 which is more common than the konki 根気 that you listed. Prosperity is hanjou : 繁盛. Additionally, some people like the lucky/fortunate connotation of prosperity. If so, you should...

Japanese Language: sorry, i forgot to post the link, animation creation, iroha
animation creation, iroha, voice project: Perhaps the Iroha character is, herself, a melding between cat and girl. I m not familiar with this sort of otaku in particular, but looking up a Vocaloid wiki (http://vocaloid.wikia.com/wiki/Nekomura_Iroha), Sanrio describes Iroha as a kittyler --a character...

Japanese Language: A Japanese song; must know what it is!, google search, song apologies
google search, song apologies, mainstream labels: Sorry, I can t find any details either. Googling various phrases from the song doesn t produce any results and I, nor anyone in my family can place the artist s voice. I d suggest using one of those music finding apps where you play a sample of the song...

Japanese Language: Phonetic Animal names, animal names, kaeru
animal names, kaeru, snow leopard: Each of these have at least one or more types, but basically: Frog is kaeru (kah-e-ru), 蛙. Jackal is jakkaru (ja kah-ru), ジャッカル. Snow leopard is yuki-hyou (you-kee hyo), 雪豹. Lizard (big?)...

Japanese Language: katana sword tang translation, takemitsu, masu
Japanese Language: katana sword tang translation, takemitsu, masu, first names

Japanese Language: japanese translation, double edged sword, edge sword
double edged sword, edge sword, natural elements: As you might imagine, there are multiple word for many of these depending on what you are emphasizing, but I ll stick to generic ones. A single-edge sword is 刀 (katana), also pronounced tou . A double-edged sword is 剣 (tsurugi), also pronounced...

Japanese Language: katana sword tang translation, japanese family, katana sword
japanese family, katana sword, artisan: It appears to be a man s name, a 銘 (mei), otherwise known as an artisan s inscription . 福田祐光 Fukuda, Yuukou/Sukemitsu Fukuda is a common Japanese family name. The first name can be read as Yuukou which is the more...

Japanese Language: Japanese Artist..., water color painting, beautiful rain
water color painting, beautiful rain, japanese artist: The characters, in order from top to bottom) appear to be 江 (creek, bay), 南 (south), 美 (beautiful), 雨 (rain), 山 (mountain), 河 (river). Typically, in paintings the artist s name appears along with a place or sometimes...

Japanese Language: Plate from Japan, mount fuji, beautiful art
mount fuji, beautiful art, japanese art: If it s in English, it s after the war. I also don t see any actual artisan s name or mark, so it s not specifically Japanese despite saying Japan on it. In other words, the business venture may be of anyone painting from Japan with the hopes of selling to...

Japanese Language: phonetic translation, japanese speaker, diablo 3
Japanese Language: phonetic translation, japanese speaker, diablo 3

Japanese Language: Kanji, kanji characters hiragana katakana
kanji characters hiragana katakana: Jack, Kanji are built up of base characters and then classified according to either these base characters or characters that have themselves come to be thought of as de-facto base characters, otherwise known as radicals. Kanji then include those characters...

Japanese Language: phonetic translation, science fiction story, phonetic translation
science fiction story, phonetic translation, correct translation: Yes, though it depends on the context. In certain situations we could say, What was THAT all about? or What was THAT? (emphasis on the caps). In Japanese you could likewise ask, Nani sore?!? (何それ?) or Sore nani? (それ何?...

Japanese Language: Possible audio (5 sentence) translation?, sentence translation, japanese anime
sentence translation, japanese anime, crying tears: The audio clip appears to be as follows: あ、お兄ちゃん、何で黙っていっちゃうんだよ?私だって、ずっとはまっていられないんだから。早く向かえに来てくれないと。知らないからね。...

Japanese Language: song help please, gentle words, stray cat
gentle words, stray cat, brief summary: Here s your translation: キャンディーの包装をはがすように Like removing the wrapper off a candy,  君は嘘を簡単に見抜いて...

Japanese Language: woodblock again, www google, eishi
www google, eishi, sakae: The characters in black read 鳥文斎榮之筆. I cannot, however, make out the seals nor understand why there are two of them.  As for the meaning, the first five appear to be the name of a really famous ukiyoe artist born...

Japanese Language: writing systems, japanese writing system, writing systems
japanese writing system, writing systems, katakana: Since both hiragana and katakana are just two distinct ways of writing the same sounds, you could use either to write out what it is you wish to say, however, these two plus the third kanji system are supposed to be used in different ways. For details,...

Japanese Language: Japanese Letter, japanese letter, exchange student
japanese letter, exchange student, photo quality: Hey ジャショワ、 元気か?夏かぜなんかひかないように気を つけてね。このー年間でジャショワと仲良くなれて...

Japanese Language: Japanese translation, japanese syllabary, japanese translation
japanese syllabary, japanese translation, iroha: The page you sent is the photo credits page to a reader for learning the Japanese syllabary using a Buddhist poem to aid memorization. 寫眞帖製作關係者名簿(イロハ順) Shashin-chou...

Japanese Language: Please help with signature on painting, proper noun, japanese translation
proper noun, japanese translation, best guess: The Chinese characters themselves are, of course, though originating in China are now shared between it, Korea, and Japan. It is usually the combination of characters into recognizable words that determine which language is likely in use, as each country adapted...

Japanese Language: Introducing someone else., word order, tanaka
word order, tanaka, kyoto: Word order is a separate issue from syntax. While Japanese is a bit lenient on word order in certain contexts, your question refers to which is the more appropriate subject or which you would prefer to emphasize. For example, if the subject is Tanaka-san‘s...

Japanese Language: Japanese mariage proposal
I will advise against using a reference to Death Note in your wedding proposal. That said, to answer your specific question about the Japanese way to say sleeping in the same grave together, yes, Anata wa watashi to, onaji haka de neru no darou ka? ...

Japanese Language: Invented demonym for science fiction story, science fiction story, conception of god
science fiction story, conception of god, god thanks: I almost rejected this question because you re asking for archaic Japanese, of which I only have a very vague familiarity. However, after checking it out a bit, I m fairly confident that this expression would be the equivalent of older than God in Japanese:...

Japanese Language: japanese print, ec cd, signature block
ec cd, signature block, cd db: Assuming it s actually the artist and not an artist attributing it to the original artist (I am not an art or ukiyoe expert to be able to attest to the veracity of the work), it appears to be a print of the following person, 一陽齋, (Ichiyou...

Japanese Language: How to say in Japanese?, watashi wa, chotto
watashi wa, chotto, dear michael: The grammatically simple way to say that is, Watashi wa nihongo wo sukoshi dake hanasemasu. Contrast this with the (more naturally sounding) negative expression, I can t speak Japanese except for a little bit : Watashi wa nihongo wo chotto shika hanasenai....

Japanese Language: Translating phone message, channel content, phone message
channel content, phone message, brophy: Sorry for the late response! It sounds like it s from a university. It s basically like this: I m calling from Kurume University. Is this the Brophy residence? I m calling to let you know I got your letter/message and I ve sent you a package with your...

Japanese Language: need to know what these say, mt fuji, wooden staff
mt fuji, wooden staff, stamps: The wooden staff looks like one of the commemorative ones you can buy when hiking Mt. Fuji, as the stamps along it seem to indicate, 3rd Station , etc. The box appears to be Chinese in origin based on its design, though the inscription 福寿...

Japanese Language: Needing to know what this painting reads, mr mori, accurate translation
mr mori, accurate translation, cat garden: Hi Tiffany! Sorry for the late response. Yes, it is in fact Japanese. However, a lot of the characters are archaic, by which I mean they are no longer in use, so I m not sure, but basically I believe it says: (in large characters): Ureshi Neko En...

Japanese Language: How are syllabaries, such as Kana, learned by children?, kanji, kana
kanji, kana, order: Yes, the Japanese have a systematic order to learning the syllabary of the language, called The 50 Sounds which are then written using one of the two scripts, hiragana and katakana. There are not actually 50, more like 46, but they form the basis for ordering...

Japanese Language: Japanese homework help
1. Good. 2. If you use この, you have to specify the noun after it, この what? , so that s not a good option since the example doesn t say. 3. In your choice, the word this doesn t appear in Japanese. その and あの...

Japanese Language: Japanese
Hello Nhat, Here are the answers. 1。すみません。もうーど( して )ください - Excuse me, could you do it once again? 2。トイレヘ...

Japanese Language: Manuscript map in kanji?
I did as many lookups as I could of the ridges and peaks listed in the map, unfortunately, I could find any reference of them for Japan. The first half of the main name of the map, 行営地図, is also not a Japanese word though it would...

Japanese Language: Question
Hello Guillermo, The correct sentence is タワポンさんもアメリカ人です。 (BTW,さあん is not correct. It should be さん) It means...

Japanese Language: Is みんな Japanese, yes or no?
Hi! I don t think that you can sell such a domain name, as Japanese characters cannot be used in web addresses (as far as I m aware). In any case, to answer your question, yes, it is a Japanese word meaning everybody . Hope that helps! Bria...

Japanese Language: sentence translation
Hi Filipe! Thanks for the question! It really depends on the context, but usually [noun1] no [noun2] means that Noun 2 belongs to or is related to Noun 1, rather than Noun 2 is for Noun 1. In any case, I think the simplest way to express what you re...

Japanese Language: Translation?
If you like someone, you would say, person s name がすきです。 But that is what each of you would say. If you both like the same person, Taohun in this example, you could say the above and s/he could reply with, ...

Japanese Language: Could you translate this picture
Hi Linnea! Sorry for the late response, but thanks for your patience! Yes, the image is in Japanese! It s a little hard to understand what they re saying without any context, but it s something like this: I m gonna go check out Nanja Town (which...

Japanese Language: Translation, translation, japanese
translation, japanese, movie: Hi Bella, Here is the translation you need. I hope this helps :-) Best regards, Yoshi Hello, こんにちは。 Please could you tell me where you got all your images of Guido that you post on this page about...

Japanese Language: Interview on Japan
Hi Muskaan! I m afraid I was only able to get my and my wife s answers. I m an American who has been living in Japan for 14 years, she s Japanese. A1 is my answer, A2 is hers. Q1. What religion do you practice? A1: None. I m atheist. A2: She s atheist....

Japanese Language: tang translation
By one-off , I meant where all but one or two characters seem to fit. When your sword dealers say that ho shu taka da ju yuki naga means bungo takata ju fujiwara yukinaga they re just pronouncing the characters in different ways, and not altogether...

Japanese Language: translation
Hi Tim, Here is the translation for the sentence including the phonetics in Roman characters below it. Many people walk in and out of your life. 多くの 人たちが、あなたの 人生に...

Japanese Language: How to express "or" in Japanese
To express the sentiment of or , you would use か (ka) between nouns. Water or milk is thus 水か牛乳 (みずかぎゅうにゅう). Traditionally, you would end the second...

Japanese Language: Japanese
Hi Cher, 貴方が底似有ります doesn t make any sense. I guess it should be 貴方がそこにいます which means that you are there . Hope this helps!...

Japanese Language: japanese
Hi Andrew, I wasn t aware of the brand Ful Fru so I researched it online and I found out something below. Ful and Fru are the first three words for the store concept which is u Ful /u l of u Fru /u its . I m not sure if someone who named...

Japanese Language: Asking a Q. about spking Japanese, desu ka, common greeting
desu ka, common greeting, desh: Kotoyashii-san, The responses can vary depending on the question asked. If someone were to ask (O)Genki desu ka? , you would respond Genki desu, [name]-san mo? If someone were to ask Ikaga desh ka? (more neutral-polite) you might respond Ii desu....

Japanese Language: No alphabet, japanese alphabets, japanese dictionary
japanese alphabets, japanese dictionary, japanese keyboard: Sorry about the late answer! Well there are 50 letters in a somewhat a Japanese alphabets (its called Hiragana), and they all have specific orders, so thats how we look up words in the dictionary. Even unfamiliar Chinese symbols that we often use can...

Japanese Language: architecture, classical architecture, concrete and steel
classical architecture, concrete and steel, reinforced concrete: Dear mehmet, Watashi wa amari modan na tatemono wa suki dewa arimasen. RC ya tekkotsu zukuri no houga anzen kamo shirenai kedo, watashi wa zairai no kurassiku na houhou de taterare ta mokuzou ya ishi-zukuri no ie ni sumitai desu. reinforced concrete:...

Japanese Language: Character Question, character question, blood relation
character question, blood relation, roots: Hello, The phrase can only be narrowed down into two symbols in Japanese (or more, but I think you re looking for as less as possible). :) I would suggest ŒŒ‘° (ketsuzoku) which literally means blood relative . Another choice is ŒŒ‰? (ketsuen), which...

Japanese Language: Characters for the name Kimiko, correct symbols, chinese letters
correct symbols, chinese letters, hiragana: I suggest you try to encode the below text to Japanese (found under view - encoding on your web browser at the top left) if it doesnt show up properly... Here are, as you requested, some examples of how you might write Kimiko in Japanese: In Hiragana:...

Japanese Language: cat in the pond, word cat, happend
word cat, happend: hey there! first, you would need to know how to say each word. cat is neko fell is ochiru pond is ike the sentence you told me is the cat fell in the pond , which is something that happend in the past. Past tense right? so you would say this: ...

Japanese Language: chidori, aruku, plover
aruku, plover, last time: Chidori (?璹?jis a type of bird, in English a plover . The most common place it is used is when you want to describe something or someone as going (or walking) drunkenly - Chidori ashi de aruku (?璹‘«‚Å•à‚­?j. Im not sure if that phrase came from...

Japanese Language: about a circle, japanese reference, japanese text
japanese reference, japanese text, reference guides: Hi Kadan, The circle is zero. 一〇時〇五分発 means it s departing at 10:05 AM. I know that this is confusing since there are both numbers in kanji and regular ones but that s what they do. Thank you for asking...

Japanese Language: create a family tree., ojisan, okasan
ojisan, okasan, pronounciations: hello! I am glad to help you with your question! Here are your answers: mother okasan ...............pronounced(oka-asan) father otosan....................pronounced(oto-osan) brother onisan..................pronounced(oni-isan) sister onesan...................pronounced(on-e-san)...

Japanese Language: data, semiconductor chip, possessive noun
semiconductor chip, possessive noun, yutaka: Hello again, Sorry about that! I misunderstood what you were asking. In that case, the data ON would be a better choice, because on has the meaning of about here. In fact, you could also substitute in the data ABOUT the chip and be correct as well....

Japanese Language: definition of a word, sorry alan, correct spelling
sorry alan, correct spelling, gomen: alan- you re very welcome! yes, i do believe that to every human being, a demon sleeps within. Even the nicest person has an ugly side right? As long as we have a body, we are capable of hurting someone, doing evil stuff. But not everyone can control that....

Japanese Language: You didn't answer follow up question, katma, japanese woman
katma, japanese woman, baby boy: Hello, I did in fact answer this question. You submitted the question twice and I answered it in the first submission. Here is the excerpt from the answer: Her kanji might ve been written for New baby girl however, I am not familiar with that word...

Japanese Language: the difference between 2 sentences, daisuki desu, aishiteru
daisuki desu, aishiteru, spiritual connection: Hello, While both sentences do indeed translate to I love you in English, Japanese has several words meaning love that all give off a different feel. If telling someone ai shiteru , you are using the word AI (ˆ¤) for love. AI has the connotation...

Japanese Language: very difficult paragraph, yoritomo, toukyou
yoritomo, toukyou, shitte: Dear Simon-san: Bungaku wa Hidehira o korosou to inorimashita means, literally, Bungaku prayed in order to kill Hidehira. It is not clear from this sentence whether he prayed that someone kill Hidehira or he prayed for the death of Hidehira, but it...

Japanese Language: double consonants?!, e mail address, double consonants
e mail address, double consonants, babaa: so sorry but i can t read what you re saying... try sending what you re asking to my japanese e-mail address. You re probably typing japanese and this site doesn t know how to make it out. I ll be able to make out what you re saying here: numero_uno_babaa@yahoo.co.jp...

Japanese Language: English to Japanese, english japanese dictionary, japanese guide
english japanese dictionary, japanese guide, english to japanese: Dear Shadowbolt: I do not understand what you mean by English to Japanese Guide. It could be English-Japanese Dictionary. If so, you can go to Amazon.com and search for a suitable dictionary. I am not aware of any such dictionary that can be found...

Japanese Language: English word Transalation, brave fighter, chuushin
brave fighter, chuushin, english expert: Ok, Expert could be ?@?ê–å‰Æ( senmonka ) - this is like an expert who specialise in something, such as a Computer expert ?@ƒGƒLƒXƒp?[ƒg( ekisupaato ) - this is actually the english expert imported straight into Japanese (as the word actually suggests)...

Japanese Language: english to romaji, chikara, itsumo
chikara, itsumo, soko: Hello, You can say it a couple different ways: Watashi wa itsumo soko ni aru (Ž„‚Í‚¢‚Â‚à‚»‚±‚É‚ ‚é) This is literally I ll always be there . Watashi wa itsudemo chikara ni naru (Ž„‚Í‚¢‚‚łà—Í‚É‚È‚é) This is more literally I ll always become...

Japanese Language: expo, japan expo, nihon
japan expo, nihon, rosie: Hello, If you are having trouble seeing the Japanese below, you need to make sure your browser is set to the right encoding. Up top, go to View Encoding More Japanese. If not, I can make an image for you. :) It might be better if you leave off...

Japanese Language: eyes
Hi, Open your eyes would be me o akete (めをあけて) and close your eyes would be me o tojite (めをとじて). I hope this answers your questions. Should you have anymore please feel free to...

Japanese Language: Family and Given names, katakana words, kanjis
katakana words, kanjis, foreign names: Im afraid in Japanese, foreign names and surnames cannot be written in kanji; they are written in letters called katakana. Katakana words only have one way of writing, therefore the name you gave as an example will be written identically, so it would be ƒ}ƒŠƒ“?Eƒ}ƒŠƒ“...

Japanese Language: Fruits, fruit names, lemon lime
fruit names, lemon lime, japanese thanks: Hello Boo, thank you for asking. Here is the translation. Lemon - ƒŒƒ‚ƒ“(remon) Lime - ƒ‰ƒCƒ€(raimu) Cherry -?@ƒ ƒFƒŠ?[(chery) Strawberry - ƒCƒ ƒS(ichigo) Melon - ƒ?ƒ?ƒ“(meron) Banana - ƒoƒiƒi(banana) As you see, remembering fruit names is not...

Japanese Language: Future Tenses, verb conjugations, verb conjugation
verb conjugations, verb conjugation, future tenses: Dear Pulsam: Thank you for your wishes for my 70th birthday. When you get to be in that age bracket, birthdays do not necessarily become an event in your life. However, thank you for your thoughts. Regarding verb conjugations in the Japanese language,...

Japanese Language: chidori
Japanese Language: chidori

Japanese Language: help, double vowels, double consonants
Japanese Language: help, double vowels, double consonants, kimi wa

Japanese Language: Japanese, ashita
Japanese Language: Japanese, ashita

Japanese Language: Japanese Phonetic Sounds, international phonetic alphabet, english franch
Japanese Language: Japanese Phonetic Sounds, international phonetic alphabet, english franch, languages

Japanese Language: Japanese word needed
Japanese Language: Japanese word needed

Japanese Language: naru you ni naru, doris day, que sera sera
Japanese Language: naru you ni naru, doris day, que sera sera, naru

Japanese Language: how do you pronounce ?, spanish vowels, masu
Japanese Language: how do you pronounce ?, spanish vowels, masu, sasuke

Japanese Language: Question about "kawaii", cuteness, japan
Japanese Language: Question about "kawaii", cuteness, japan

Japanese Language: quotes, typo, period of time
Japanese Language: quotes, typo, period of time, expression

Japanese Language: Starting Japanese., japanese language, search box
Japanese Language: Starting Japanese., japanese language, search box

Japanese Language: short translation help, shrug
Japanese Language: short translation help, shrug

Japanese Language: Translation?, japanese dictionary, future dreams
Japanese Language: Translation?, japanese dictionary, future dreams, chaba

Japanese Language: Glasses in Japan, maruchi, google
maruchi, google, megane: Hello, The best I can help you is by telling you that maruchi usually translates to multi . So it must refer to some kind of hard multi-coating on the lenses. Even though I wear them, I hardly know that much detail about glasses. With help from Google,...

Japanese Language: Grammar, japanese grammar, mazu
japanese grammar, mazu, koto: Hi Aude, Thank you for your questions! Your Japanese must be very good as I can see. Here are some corrections. 4) After I had bought this book, I realized I had already read it : この本を買った後、もう読んだことがあるときずいた。...

Japanese Language: Grammer, chotto, choto
chotto, choto, different thoughts: Dear Amber: The word chotto is used as a colloquial subsitute for sukoshi or little bit. The most frequent use of chotto is in such phrases as chotto matte kudasai (wait for a minute) or chotto kudasai (give me a little bit). However,...

Japanese Language: grammar, aoi sora, high sky
aoi sora, high sky, ai otsuka: Hello, I went and searched out kanji/kana for it, because it makes it easier to translate than just roomaji. :) Translation: I was sucked in by the radiant light That day, a crack entered my shell Resigned to my fate, I began to come out, and looked...

Japanese Language: Hello. ^_^, polite speech, subete
polite speech, subete, one hope: Hello, I gave you two options for the first one: You re the echoes of my everything. Anata wa watashi no subete no hankyou desu. (Atashi/boku) no subete no hankyou da. The first line is polite speech; the second is informal. If a girl is speaking,...

Japanese Language: hello, formality, loser
formality, loser, phrases: Hello again, Koi, naguritsukeru zo! (—ˆ‚¢A‰£‚è‚‚¯‚邼I) is in the sense of hit me . For the other meaning, there s some different words that can be used. In the sense of to better, to best, to surpass , you could say: Koi, koeru zo! (—ˆ‚¢A‰z‚¦‚邼I)...

Japanese Language: hello, pronouncation, kudasai
pronouncation, kudasai, zama: Hey there! Those are pretty simple ones, so here you go: I am here! = Tsuita/Tsukimashita! Tsuku is a verb mean to arrive. Tsuita is the informal past tense form, and tsukimashita is the formal past tense form. If you want to add finally , you...

Japanese Language: help, itai, atama
itai, atama, kokoro: My head hurts is Atama ga itai (desu). Atama means head and itai means hurt or painful. The desu is added to make the sentence more polite. My heart is broken again is Kokoro ga mata itaku narimashita. Kokoro means heart but is also...

Japanese Language: help, polite speech, japanese to english
polite speech, japanese to english, pronounciation: Hey! You are beautiful is a pretty easy one. There are several ways to say you in Japanese, depending on the connotation you want to convey. The most basic, fairly polite one is Anata. You could also say Kimi to be more casual/friendly. The translation...

Japanese Language: help, street fighter game, kanji symbol
street fighter game, kanji symbol, best bet: Hello, For me to be able to read the kanji symbol, you ll need to put a picture of it online, or send a picture to me. I don t know of a place that has translations from Street Fighter (or other fighting games). You d have to record the sounds and put...

Japanese Language: hi, masenko, masen
masenko, masen, tsu: Hello, Tsuzuku is a verb meaning to continue . Unfortunetly, masenko isn t a word. Perhaps it should be masaka , meaning no way! Or ~masen ka ? That would make it a question with a negative verb ending. For example, Odorimasen ka? = Don t...

Japanese Language: hi i want to the japanese word of few words, gomen nasai, irasshai
gomen nasai, irasshai, japanese word: Hello, Here are how you would commonly say those phrases in Japanese: Hello: Konnichi wa [koh-NEE-chee wah] Please: Kudasai [koo-dah-sigh] Welcome: Irasshai (as in, welcome to my home ) [ee-rah-shy] You re welcome: Dou itashimashite [doh ee-tah-shee-mah-shee-tay]...

Japanese Language: hi, I was wondering., japanese english dictionary, mark spahn
japanese english dictionary, mark spahn, kanji dictionary: Hello, When I began learning Japanese, I relied on three staples: Teach Yourself Japanese by Helen Ballhatchet and Stefan Kaiser. It s an excellent resource for grammar and cultural notes, covering a wide span of the language. It is written only in...

Japanese Language: hi, hi thanx, miyo
hi thanx, miyo, saikou: Hey there! Behold! is an interesting one. It really depends on how you want to use it. Here are some possibilities: Miro! Goran! Miyo! Miro is a very masculine, tough way of saying Look! It s often slightly demeaning to the listeners. Goran!...

Japanese Language: Info about dialects and origin of "abayo", saaraba, slangs
saaraba, slangs, konnichiwa: Dear Sherwood: To get the basics of the Japanse dialects, see the following website: http://www.threeweb.ad.jp/logos/japanese.html#dialect The word abayo is more or less a Tokyo dialect meaning bye!. It used to be a very popular colloqual and...

Japanese Language: informal speech (not keigo), desu ka, informal speech
desu ka, informal speech, informal question: Hello, The particle ka can be replaced by no for an informal question. However, in the case of oishii desu ka? you could also either put desu in its plain form da , or remove it entirely, to put it in informal speech: Oishii da no? Oishii...

Japanese Language: inventors from Japan, mikimoto pearls, pearl oysters
mikimoto pearls, pearl oysters, looming machine: Dear meaghan: You have to realize that Japan s modernization did not take place until late 19th Century, and the first crude patent system was put in place in 1885. Therefore, back in those days, there were not such thing as inventors as we known that...

Japanese Language: to iu no de, japan category, japanese sentence
japan category, japanese sentence, totte: Hello, Simon. I got your rating on 1/26, so don t worry & thanks! I am registered in two categories, which are Japan and Japanese Language , and your rate was on me in the category Japanese Language . Maybe you saw my ratings in Japan category, and...

Japanese Language: Japanese, japan book, kanji symbols
japan book, kanji symbols, japanese characters: Dear Emily: I can show you kanji symbols for these words, but if you do not have a program that is compatible with the Japanese characters, you will not see them. I will put them down just in case: Japan - ¡°¨²¨C{ Book¡¡-¡¡¨C{ If this does not...

Japanese Language: Japanese, kenzo suzuki, japanese sentences
kenzo suzuki, japanese sentences, kenso: Hi, Abraham. I tired to understand what does this paragraph means, but I am sorry, I really have no idea. I can just imagine the name Kenzo Suzuki is used in the paragraph, though other words doesn t make any Japanese sentences or even the sounds of those...

Japanese Language: Japanese, haiku translations, subtitle
haiku translations, subtitle, sentences: hi... umm.. sorry but i still don t understand what you re asking me to do. do you want me to tell you how to say Ukranian Haiku in Japanese? or do you want me to tell you how to say thoughts about life in Japanese? Please be a little more specific....

Japanese Language: Japanese, good morning teacher, simple sentences
good morning teacher, simple sentences, desu: ok ok lets c- k this is what i think what you mean by simple conversation... hi (morning)(to a teacher) sensei ohayo-gozaimasu (good morning teacher) ogenki desuka? (are you genki? genki is ...

Japanese Language: Japanese, kanji characters, temptation
kanji characters, temptation, sure your browser: Hello, The kanji for temptation is —U˜f - pronounced yuuwaku . If you are having trouble seeing it, make sure your browser is set properly by going to View Encoding More Japanese. If that doesn t work, I can make an image of it for you. :) ...

Japanese Language: Japanese Characters, little boxes, japanese characters
little boxes, japanese characters, e mail: Hello, I ve uploaded an image of how to write it here: http://kurama.angeltowns.net/blah/muscle.jpg I don t often hear of people not being able to install foreign language support. Your browser doesn t have any view encoding options? Usually you...

Japanese Language: Japanese characters for art, japanese characters, art project
japanese characters, art project, phrase: Hello, I guessed by your context that you meant a part like a piece ... but if you meant apart like separate , please respond and let me know. I uploaded the phrase here: http://kurama.angeltowns.net/blah/part.gif ...in case you didn t have Japanese...

Japanese Language: Japanese Grammar?, japanese grammar, sore wa
japanese grammar, sore wa, kono: Hello Charlie, kono, sono, and ano are used before nouns but sore, kore and are are not. For example, if you are talking with a friend about a car and you and your friend both can see the car, you may say Are wa hayai desu (That is very fast.) because...

Japanese Language: Japanese Language Project, japanese language project, language history
japanese language project, language history, christina: Hello Christina, How are you doing? Thank you for asking about the Japanese language. I would like to talk about it but as you said there is so much to talk about so I tried to find a website that talks about it. The link below has some information of the...

Japanese Language: Japanese Language, japanese english dictionary, hiragana and katakana tables
japanese english dictionary, hiragana and katakana tables, hiragana and katakana: Hello, You ll have to ask yourself a couple questions: What area do you want to focus on? For instance, if you d rather learn how to read in Japanese, you should focus more on the writing. But if you want to speak it, you can focus on that. And how do you...

Japanese Language: Japanese language /culture, debt of gratitude, watashi
debt of gratitude, watashi, language culture: Dear T.shea, on ga arimasu means be indebted to sb for sth , be under an obligation to sb , owe sb a debt of gratitude . e.g. watashi ha anata ni on ga arimasu Literally, telling about me, obligation/kindness exists with you and the meaning is...

Japanese Language: Japanese language (I think), expression of gratitude, japanese phrase
expression of gratitude, japanese phrase, firend: Dear Liz: Yes, it is indeed a Japanese phrase, which means Thank you for your courtesy the other day. Senjitsu means the other day and domo is an expression of gratitude. But domo can mean many things depending on the context. However, the...

Japanese Language: Japanese language, crease pattern, english lettering
crease pattern, english lettering, origami tanteidan: Hello, Unfortunetly I m not all that familiar with origami phrases in Japanese, so even after poking around I may not have the proper terms specific to the art. I found a page that might interest you, however: http://web.mit.edu/lavin/www/origami/tanteidan-guide/JapaneseOrigamiPhrases.pdf...

Japanese Language: Japanese men sounding angry?, western languages, apologetic tone
western languages, apologetic tone, japanese men: Interesting question! I guess men do speak quite fast in comparison to the women, partly because they want to sound professional or seemingly-highly-intelligent, since people who speak quite slowly are considered rather.. slow, as in slow to think, slow at...

Japanese Language: Japanese name translations, japanese name, suffix
japanese name, suffix, prosperity: Dear Lisa: Sorry, Lisa, but unless I have the name in kanji, I would not be able to answer your question. Even when I have the kanji, it may not have any manifest meaning. Commonly, however, ei means prosperity and ko is a suffix for a female name....

Japanese Language: Japanese numbers, nah nah, japanese numbers
nah nah, japanese numbers, translation sites: Hello, The numbers go as follows: 1 ichi - (ee-chee) 2 ni - (nee) 3 san - (sahn) 4 shi - (shee) 5 go - (goh) 6 roku - (roke - usually the U at the end is whispered) 7 shichi - (shee-chee) 8 hachi - (hah-chee) 9 kyuu - (Q) 10 juu - (joo) 4,...

Japanese Language: Japanese Phonetic Sounds, japanese phonetics, international phonetic alphabet
japanese phonetics, international phonetic alphabet, japanese pronunciation: Hi, thank you for your question. The Japanese language uses Roma-ji for phonetics symbols. Here is a good site that explains about Roma-ji. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/JSL Here is another site to explain how to pronounce Roma-ji. Japanese pronunciation...

Japanese Language: Japanese sentence structure...?, japanese sentence structure, shadow demon
japanese sentence structure, shadow demon, noun: Hello, When using a structure that specifically uses of , it always goes backwards from English. So demon of the shadows would be akki no kage . It might be easier to think of no as apostrophe s , like the shadow s demon . That way, it matches up...

Japanese Language: Japanese slang, arigatou gozaimasu, japanese slang
arigatou gozaimasu, japanese slang, everyday expressions: Dear Kwame: I am very impressed indeed that you are trying to learn Japanese at the age of 16 and I would hope that you keep it up. In Japanese conversation, you do not normally say Its funny you should say that but... Instead, you may say Sorede...

Japanese Language: Japanese Translation, pharases, that would make sense
pharases, that would make sense, japanese translation: Hey~ ok, so i ll translate it from the top right to the left. two bubbles on the right: I don t like that teacher why? [he/she] s pretty nice, but (urusai=noisy, I would have to read this comic book to see if the teacher is noisy or picks on students...

Japanese Language: Japanese translation, japanese translation, japanese english
japanese translation, japanese english, kana: Hi, I m sorry but now I don t understand the question at all. What is it exactly that you would like translated? I see the associated kana you ve written in your most recent follow-up but I do not see the kanji you originally inquired about. Please clarify...

Japanese Language: Japanese translation, japanese translation, cute guy
japanese translation, cute guy, dreams: Hello, The word for child , which is kodomo ( Žq‹Ÿ ), can often convey little one on its own. But if you are looking for something more cute and/or personal, I would suggest chibikko ( ‚¿‚Ñ‚ÁŽq ) (literally little + child ) or kawaii yatsu (...

Japanese Language: Japanese word needed, hiroshima and nagasaki, japanese goverment
hiroshima and nagasaki, japanese goverment, bombing of hiroshima and nagasaki: Sorry for the delayed reply.. I m yet again sorry to disappoint you, but I really cant think of the word at the top of my head. Im not an expert on history, but I do have a japanese school history textbook (which we have to learn at the age of 13 -...

Japanese Language: Japanese, school text books, grammer school
school text books, grammer school, japanese language: Dear Galencarter: The aftermath of the most tragic and heinous terrorist attack against America has compelled me to assign less priority to your question, for which I apologize. I frankly do not know how to answer your question adequately. You seem...

Japanese Language: JUDO, umpire
umpire: Dear John: I am not a Judo expert but I think you mean KEIKOKU instead of KEIOKU. I think KEIKOKU means one of the warnings to be issued by the umpire when there is a violation of the rules. You may want to check out the following website for...

Japanese Language: japanese expression, japanese expression, japanese dictionary
japanese expression, japanese dictionary, onna: Dear Jeff, Eventhough there are many cases that ya mo sureba is used but actually it was wrong phrase and the right phrase is yaya mo sureba . You can find yaya mo sureba in a japanese dictionary. A japanese dictionary says yaya mo sureba : (adv.)...

Japanese Language: japanese food, japanese grocery store, freetranslation
japanese grocery store, freetranslation, japanesefood: I tried to look for websites that take orders online for Nikuman but I couldn t find it... Nikuman is usually frozen and it has some meat in it so it would be hard to ship Nikuman. If there is an asian supermarket near your house, they must have this product...

Japanese Language: japanese language - family, younger siblings, language family
younger siblings, language family, brother sister: Hello! Thank you for sending me a question, and I have to say, you are absolutely right. Older sisters can be used in the same way as older brothers, so, for example, you could be moimoi-ne to your younger siblings. Well, I guess that s all I have got...

Japanese Language: japanese language, japanese expression, yorokonde
japanese expression, yorokonde, ouke: Dear Ronen: The Japanese expression for to deserve or to be worthy of would be fusawashii which literally means properly fit. However, in saying that in Japanese, you would have to be aware of the difference between no, I am not worthy of such...

Japanese Language: japanese royalty translation, japanese royalty, silver dish
japanese royalty, silver dish, japanese numerals: Dear Shailesh, Two kanjis on the right, upper side in japan.jpg means made of silver . The sentences is Kun nitou Zuihoushou jusho kinen The memento for the secound prize of Zuihou Iijima Touju-ro A person s name. Iijima is his family name...

Japanese Language: japanese, suki desu, japanese magazines
suki desu, japanese magazines, kanjis: hi hi~! sorry so late! gomennasai. So, to answer the first part, I can say this: wa generally means is or equals. It s sounds more logical and plain. ga means the same as wa BUT ga puts emphasis to the subject of the sentece. You would use it in...

Japanese Language: jiten no joseki arimasen, japanese english dictionary, english japanese dictionary
japanese english dictionary, english japanese dictionary, slang dictionaries: Dear JS: Sorry for the delay in response. I have a problem in responding to your question mainly because I am a Japanese, and I look at the question of what would be the best dictionary, either English-Japanese or Japanese-English, in a perspective which...

Japanese Language: jobs resources, native english speaker, search japan
native english speaker, search japan, typical route: Hi Michael, I m certainly more than happy to assist people by answering their questions. I enjoy helping people who take a passion for wanting to learn the language. In regards to your question about jobs online, most reputable job companies in Japan...

Japanese Language: joseki, japanese dictionary, component words
japanese dictionary, component words, go game: Dear jsquarek: I respond with the assumption that you know what JOSEKI means as used in GO. JO means stable or determined and SEKI means stone which refers to the stones used in GO game. The term joseki therefore means certain set of moves...

Japanese Language: Kanji Characters for Get Well, japanese phrases, kanji characters
japanese phrases, kanji characters, happy holidays: Hello, You will have to make sure your browser is set to see Japanese encoding by going to View Encoding More Japanese. :) There are several phrases you can use for Get well or Hope you feel better soon : ‚·‚®‚É—Ç‚­‚È‚é‚æB ‚¨‘厖‚ɁB ‘‚­—Ç‚­‚È‚Á‚Ä‚­‚¾‚³‚¢‚ˁB...

Japanese Language: Kanji characters, covenant of blood, jim breen
covenant of blood, jim breen, archaic word: Dear Kody: It is very difficult for me to respond to your question. The expression Bound By Blood in terms of the Japanese culture sounds like the covenant of blood brothers, or gangsters, and cannot be immediately transferrable to the Japanese culture...

Japanese Language: Kanji symbol for younger sister, kanji symbol, freetranslation
kanji symbol, freetranslation, little sister: Hi Tony, I m sorry about your sister. The Kanji sysmbol for youger sister is 妹. (Imouto) This is a link to the character. www.kanjisite.com/images/kanji/3kb/mai_imouto.gif Thank you for asking. Yoshi http://english.freetranslation.jp/...

Japanese Language: Katana tang translation, kanji symbols, japanese katana
kanji symbols, japanese katana, unfortunetly: Hello, I m sorry, but I couldn t read it very well. I m quite sure it s the name of the person who fashioned the sword, but after much research I couldn t match up two of the kanji symbols successfully. I m sure the first one is ¬ (shou) and the third...

Japanese Language: Korotsuto?, nuigurumi, couple lines
nuigurumi, couple lines, plushie: Hello, ƒX[ƒp[DXƒRƒƒb‚Æ‚Ü‚ñ‚Ü‚é‚Ê‚¢‚®‚é‚݁EEE Pokemon toy, by any chance? :) It should be kurotto , with the tsu symbol small. When it s small, it repeats the first letter of the syllable that follows it. It is a word that is used to fine-tune...

Japanese Language: kanji?, kanji symbols, katei
kanji symbols, katei, kazoku: Hello, There are a few different words for family , so the kanji will change depending on which word you use. The most common is kazoku , and the kanji is ‰Æ‘°, combining house + tribe . Katei ( ‰Æ’ë ) can also be used. Ichizoku ( ˆê‘° ) has...

Japanese Language: kanji?, kanji symbols, katei
kanji symbols, katei, autoselect: Sorry for the late reply! To read the symbols, on your internet browser thing (sorry I dont know what it is called.) on the toolbar, under view (on Opera anyway!) go on encoding , and change the language to Japanese autoselect . If that doesnt work,...

Japanese Language: kanji, ok peace, shakespere
ok peace, shakespere, img photobucket: hello again~! ok, now i can tell you what that means!! meguri meguru means over and over again. kisetsu means seasons kasanami directly translated would be wind wave yurari is an expression of gently floating.. nagasaretemo is wash...

Japanese Language: May I know..., hiroshima prefecture, imageshack
hiroshima prefecture, imageshack, location name: Hi May, There is no place name like ŽR–{¯, but the location name you looking for might be –{¯ (‚Ù‚ñ‚¶‚傤Honjou), a place belongs to Hiroshima prefecture(Honjou, Yakeyama, kure-shi, Hiroshima-ken, L“‡Œ§ŒàŽsÄŽR–{¯). Hope this will clarify...

Japanese Language: kokyo, chasing dragon, japanese piece
chasing dragon, japanese piece, wild berries: Dear Michael: Kokyo means home town or simply home, where you were either born or brought up and normally where your parents are so you have the practice of going back home or where you want to go back some day when you can afford to do that. It...

Japanese Language: konomamade, different ways, thanks in advance
different ways, thanks in advance, few days: Hi Daniel, I’m sorry I was sick for last few days so I couldn’t reply earlier… Like you said, “このままで” basically means “Stay the way (you are)”. For example, 立ったままで -...

Japanese Language: Learn Japanese hands-on, grammar structures, stefan kaiser
grammar structures, stefan kaiser, grammar lessons: Hello, I learned the spoken part of the language later, since being able to read Japanese was more of my prime objective. So there may be a better way for you to learn than I did - but I was well-grounded in grammar and vocab, and then I practiced by listening...

Japanese Language: Learning Conversational Japanese, japanese phrases, delightful website
japanese phrases, delightful website, japanese words: Dear Kevin: You don t have much time learning Japanese before November. I recommend that yo try to learn some phrases in Japanese, but try not to rely too much on your limited (pardon my expression) knowledge of Japanese. You can get by in most situations...

Japanese Language: Learning Japanese and translating things, karate shito ryu, jenay
karate shito ryu, jenay, bai: Hi well im sorry but i cant translate that i cant speak jap that good but i can ask my boyfriend when he gets back in town and as for a website i only know of http://www.travlang.com/languages that has some basic words for learning in many languages (including...

Japanese Language: Love, shite imasu, daisuki desu
shite imasu, daisuki desu, spiritual bond: Hello, Ralph loves Sayoko can be written a couple different ways: Ralph wa Sayoko ga daisuki desu. (ƒ‰[ƒbƒt‚Í‚³‚悱‚ª‘åD‚«‚Å‚·B) This signifies a lighter, more romantic feel. Ralph wa Sayoko o ai shite imasu. (ƒ‰[ƒbƒt‚Í‚³‚悱‚ðˆ¤‚µ‚Ä‚¢‚Ü‚·B)...

Japanese Language: lantern, american sculptor, paper lamp
american sculptor, paper lamp, japanese word: Dear Ienora: The series of paper lanterns designed by Isamu Noguchi are called AKARI. You can go to the website: http://www.a-w.co.jp/CATALOG/AKARI/ You can see some samples of his products being sold on the webpage. The page is all in Japanese...

Japanese Language: would like to learn japanese, japanese language teacher, japanese alphabets
japanese language teacher, japanese alphabets, genki online: Hey Alex! I m sorry to say, I m not a Japanese language teacher, so I cant give you any advice on actually learning Japanese!! But I could recommend some sites that teaches basic japanese that seemed quite good... First, check out this site: http://www.nhk.or.jp/lesson/english/index.html...

Japanese Language: My friend's name is Littlewaves., japanese syllables, english keyboard
japanese syllables, english keyboard, unfortunetly: Hello, I m not exactly sure what you re looking for... how to say these names in Japanese? Or if they have a translation? Normally, foreign names are just changed into Japanese syllables and not given any meaning. For example, Littlewaves would still...

Japanese Language: "I love you", spelling variations, japanese speech
spelling variations, japanese speech, anime fans: Hello, I ve done the exact same thing with this site; forget that it s here when I ve got something stumping me. ;) Anyway, onto I love you . The phrases I ll mention are used in common Japanese speech. Ai shiteru (ˆ¤‚µ‚Ä‚é) does indeed mean I...

Japanese Language: Manners, doumo, polite words
doumo, polite words, informal situations: Arigatou gozaimasu is the nicest way to say thank you . To make it more like thank you very much , you can add the word doumo in front of the phrase. In informal situations, you can just say arigatou , or even just doumo . Please by itself is...

Japanese Language: i'm just curious, bare feet shoes, straw mat
bare feet shoes, straw mat, rice straw: Tatami is also Tatami in English. There isnt an English name for it, I dont think! Tatami is a traditional Japanese flooring, its like a woven rice-straw mat. You just sit on that flooring in bare-feet (shoes damage it!) and most Japanese people sleep...

Japanese Language: What does this mean?, anime fruits basket, furuba
anime fruits basket, furuba, dreams: Hello, The only furuba I know of is short for the anime Fruits Basket , and yume means dream(s) . It sounds like it was meant to say Dreams of Fruits Basket , perhaps? Then it should be written the other way around, as Furuba no Yume . Being...

Japanese Language: meaning of Kuru, hiragana, final draft
hiragana, final draft, matta: hey there! ok, yatto means finally and kitaka is the same as kuru but written in a different tense. That whole phrase means finally you came . It can be used in all different kind of moods depending on the situation and how you would say it (as in...

Japanese Language: morota or rota, allexperts, souka
allexperts, souka, saki: Hello, Simon. Greetings to you, too! and I m sorry for my late reply. I was on the vacation till today (24th), but I set my returning date for allexperts on 18th, somehow. Anyway, I checked the website you gave me. morota should be a dialect of southern...

Japanese Language: Name Translation, name translator, several different ways
name translator, several different ways, name translation: Hello, Foreign names can often be translated several different ways, depending on how close of a translation can be provided to match the original phonetics of the word. Danieru is not wrong, but I think Danyaru is closer. :) You would pronounce...

Japanese Language: Need help quick with symbols. Someone PenKnapped our office mascot randsom instruction in Japanese., letter thanks, japanese writing
letter thanks, japanese writing, side ways: Hello, Sorry to hear he got kidnapped. :) Is there any possible way you can scan in the letter, or take a picture of it? I tried to follow your instructions by drawing out what could possibly be the symbols, but I couldn t really come up with anything....

Japanese Language: Need help with my "About me", ningen, gtb
ningen, gtb, roku: Hello, I ll write the phrases in romaji and Japanese, since I m not sure which one you need. :) I am 15 years old. Watashi wa juugo-sai desu. Ž„‚Í15Î‚Å‚·B I m in a relationship. Hitotsu no ningen kankei ni shibararete imasu. ˆê‚‚̐lŠÔŠÖŒW‚É”›‚ç‚ê‚Ä‚¢‚Ü‚·B...

Japanese Language: New cat, daitan, new cat
daitan, new cat, adjectives: Hello, The words are as follows: Bold = Yuukan (na) Confident = Daitan (na) Friend = Tomodachi The (na) part is what makes the words into adjectives, but it s only needed if you re planning on speaking about your cat. If you were thinking about naming...

Japanese Language: New Mexico, new mexico state, japanese fonts
new mexico state, japanese fonts, charactor: Hello, Sara. I only could found one gif picture which has New Mexico in Japanese on it. You can find that gif at http://www.us-japan.org/jasnm/images/usmapj.gif There are three lines of Japanese written on the map of the U.S., and the very first...

Japanese Language: New Mexico, ts network, japanese characters
ts network, japanese characters, rectangle: Dear Sara: You can go to the following website: http://www.ts-network.ne.jp/~swan/USANP/IDXs/Map/NM/map00.htm The characters which shows up in pink rectangle at the top of the page are the Japanese characters for New Mexico. If you cannot read...

Japanese Language: naru you ni naru, japanese penfriend, must be a way
japanese penfriend, must be a way, peggy lee: Dear Simon-san: Naru you ni naru means what will be will be or Que cela cela which was a song once popular sang by, I believe, Peggy Lee. Thus, the sentence means however, I think whatever will be will be. Regarding Human Japanese site....

Japanese Language: I need help on this., mythological character, waka
mythological character, waka, background information: Hello, With Ushiwakamaru , I m assuming you mean the mythological character? There is one instance of the name also being used as a surname, and both have the following meaning: young round cow . (The characters actually go in the order of cow young...

Japanese Language: I need a name meaning, japanese phonetics, katakana
japanese phonetics, katakana, name meaning: Hello, When a foreign name such as yours, Ashley, is put into Japanese phonetics, it doesn t have any meaning. In addition, it is always typically written in a special set of characters known as katakana, which is reserved for foreign words and names. Your...

Japanese Language: nihon go, shite imasu, desu ka
shite imasu, desu ka, nan desu: Dear sari, kono gokyouryoku wa seikou suru darou to nozomi tai to omoimasu. This sentence isn t good example because of redundancy. i hope this joint venture will be sucessful. If I were to translate this into japanese, Kono jointo benchaa(joint...

Japanese Language: numbers, shichi, counting numbers
shichi, counting numbers, kanji characters: Hi Charlotte, Please note that, in Japanese, when you are simply counting numbers, everything is just as you would expect, ichi, ni, san and so on. However, if you want to count any type of object, you have to use something called a counter which depends...

Japanese Language: ok, kanji symbol, soko
kanji symbol, soko, politeness: Hello, You can send the picture to dreams.thunder@gmail.com. If they is referring to people, you could say, Karera ga soko ni iru! If they refers to items, you d probably say, Sore ga soko ni aru! Of course, even with such a simple phrase,...

Japanese Language: about old people terms, simple sentences, hanashi
simple sentences, hanashi, old person: Dear mehmet: I am middle aged - Watashi wa chu-nen desu I am getting old - Watashi wa oi tsutsu arimasu He is an old/too old person - Kare wa toshiyori desu He is two years senior of me - Kare wa watashi yori ni-nen toshi ue desu Two old persons are...

Japanese Language: online dictionaries, japanese english dictionary, slang dictionaries
japanese english dictionary, slang dictionaries, line dictionaries: Dear Simon-san: I normally do not rely too much on on-line dictionaries and I regularly use published dictionaries, for both English and Japanese. I do use on-line English slang dictionaries if I cannot find a particular word on slang disctionaries on my...

Japanese Language: otemoto, class restaurants, loose sense
class restaurants, loose sense, citzen: Dear Simon-san: Your understanding of the passge regarding Bungaku is correct. Otemoto meaning chopsticks is a euphemism and uses O as a honorific, te as hand and moto as in kyo of kyoka (permission) or gen of ganjitsu (New year s Day...

Japanese Language: Phonetic translation: from English to Japanese, english phonetics, translation from english to japanese
english phonetics, translation from english to japanese, phonetic translation: Hello =) The most common word for shadow would be kage , pronounced kah-gay . You can say little shadow by adding the word chiisai in front of it, pronounced chee-sigh . This dictionary might help you out in the future: http://dict.regex.info/cgi-bin/j-e/dict...

Japanese Language: Please could you translate..., push ups, exercise machines
push ups, exercise machines, prone position: Dear Ian: I have heard of push ups where a person would put himself in a prone position held up by his arms, and he would bend and stretch his arms for exercise. This is called ude tate fuse (literally meaing hold your arms up and be prone ) in Japanese....

Japanese Language: Pronounciation, two syllables, itadakimasu
two syllables, itadakimasu, japanese character: Hello Siaumy, It’s nice to know you are learning Japanese! MASU has two characters and it has two syllables however, you might hear “mus” rather than “mu/su” because we speak quickly. “sasuke” has three syllables and the “su” is pronounced like that...

Japanese Language: Pronounciation of Japanese Name Written in English, kouichi, japanese words
kouichi, japanese words, pronounciation: Hello, Kouichi would be pronounced koh ee chee . The OU sound is actually just a long O. It s always pronounced oh , even when a long O is written as OO. And if you really want to get good at pronounciation, keep in mind that Japanese words do not...

Japanese Language: Pronounciation, two syllables, pronouciation
two syllables, pronouciation, oviously: Masu is, as I think I answered a few days ago, is prounounced ma su - two syllables. Ma as in when you say mat in english (but oviously without the t), and Su when you say SUdoku in english. The pronouciation for sasuke , when I say it, sounds...

Japanese Language: Pronunciation, english man, syllable
english man, syllable, disagreement: Hello, The pronunciation actually falls inbetween the two, but I suppose it would be closer to mon . Manga should be said mah-n-gah . The n sound is actually a separate syllable in Japanese, but of course, when said quickly it will sound as though it...

Japanese Language: personal definitions, personal definitions, muchi
personal definitions, muchi, romanji: I hope this will help. ?hÞ ‚Í?@?e?ñ‚¹‚Ä‚¢‚é/?e¾‚Á‚Ä‚¢‚é (he is thin/fat) kare ha yaseteiru/futotteiru ?hÞ ‚Í?@?f·?g/?f?õ?hw...

Japanese Language: phrase translation, phrase translation, tara
phrase translation, tara: Hi Tara, Here is the translation. 「それら関係のある人たちは、気にしない。」 I m not sure the content so it may change the...

Japanese Language: pixel of interest, diameter sphere, voxel dimensions
diameter sphere, voxel dimensions, threshold level: Hello, Generally, when we use the phrase (something) of interest it refers specifically to the subject we re talking about. If pixel of interest was re-phrased, it could say the pixel we re discussing or the pixel at hand . It draws attention to...

Japanese Language: Could you please help me??, 30s 40s, young teenage girls
30s 40s, young teenage girls, teenage years: Hello, ‚P‚O‘ã‚ÌŽá‚¢—‚ÌŽq‚ª‚æ‚­‚ ‚é‚æB‚ ‚Ü‚èŽdŽ–‚ð‚µ‚Ä‚¢‚él‚Í‚µ‚È‚¢ This is along the lines of: It often happens with young teenage girls. They re not much for working. I m not sure what part tripped you up, so I ll explain some things? Maybe it...

Japanese Language: May you please translate:, watashi wa, kanzen
watashi wa, kanzen, ite: Hi Adriana, You complete me in Japanese is Anataga ite watashi wa kanzen ni nareru . 「あなたがいて、私は完全になれる」 Thank you for asking!...

Japanese Language: please translation, singular and plural nouns, screen freeware
singular and plural nouns, screen freeware, pbp: Hello, I m not sure I fully understand what s being said, but it reads as follows: screen doesn t require the prepared [software] package of freeware for solaris . The error you are not the owner of /tmp/uscreens/S-{username} will occur. You ll...

Japanese Language: How do you pronounce names.., pronounciations, freetranslation
pronounciations, freetranslation, japanese names: Hi, thank you for asking about the pronunciations. We pronounce the names like these(the second part). Chiya -- chee-yo Sakura -- suckra Miyuki -- me-yukey I found a good website to make sure the pronounciations. http://voxmachina.sytes.net/...

Japanese Language: how do you pronounce ?, maths in english, two syllables
maths in english, two syllables, japanese tutorials: I think masu is better to say that it is pronouced as two syllables. I think su should be prounced like you pronouce su in sushi . Ma to me, sounds like when you want to say Maths in english. Also, Ma is pronouced stronger than su , if that...

Japanese Language: MY QUESTION IN ROMAJI, case books, sukoshi
case books, sukoshi, curren: Dear Simon-san: 1) zutu is a particle added to the word expressing some quantity and means to spread that quantity among something (in this case, books). 2) kuichigai originated from the expression of one s teeth not correctly set, and has the meaning...

Japanese Language: Question about "kawaii", graduation thesis, anime conventions
graduation thesis, anime conventions, natsumi: Hi Natsumi, In the U.S., kawaii is used as an Americanized word of Japan origin, often used by what we at home in Japan would call otaku though, they are not as much of a homebody as they are in Japan, they tend to attend anime conventions quite often....

Japanese Language: Question on strength, chikara, data base
chikara, data base: Dear Jessica: Go to: http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/~jwb/wwwjdic.html Click Find Kanji in the Data Base. Under the slot which says Japanese On or KUN... enter chikara and click Select Kanji. The kanji you see, which is a very simple kanji,...

Japanese Language: Quick question, wife husband, endearment
wife husband, endearment, couples: Hi, Anata does mean you, however, the meaning can change varying on the situation. Between couples, it can mean dear , between strangers, it does mean you , however usage of the term is discouraged, it would be politer to ask the persons name and then...

Japanese Language: question, aishite imasu, princess
aishite imasu, princess, pl: Ok, here it is: Ž„‚Í‚ ‚È‚½‚ðˆ¤‚µ‚Ä‚¢‚Ü‚µ‚½?B?¡‚àˆ¤‚µ‚Ä‚¢‚Ü‚·?B‚»‚µ‚Ä‚±‚ê‚©‚ç‚àˆ¤‚µ‘±‚¯‚Ü‚·?B‚ ‚È‚½‚Ì‚¨•P—l?B (watashiha anatawo aishite imashita. imamo aishite imasu. soshite korekaramo aishituzukemasu. anatano ohimesama.) If you want to say, at the...

Japanese Language: questions, curse word, romanji
curse word, romanji, ouji: Hello, Generally, when shimatta is said on its own, it means dammit! , or along the lines of a lighter curse word. But when found at the end of a sentence or attached to another verb, it can revert back to its root meaning of finish , as in was done/finished/spent...

Japanese Language: quick, soshite, bayo
soshite, bayo, mirai: Hi Anna-chan, Here is how to say it. Cherish the past.Live the present.And don t worry about the future - Kako wo wasurete ima wo ikiyou. soshite mirai wo osoreruna! Believe in yourself - Jibun wo shinjiru I hope this helps! Yosh...

Japanese Language: Two very quick questions, everyday expressions, common expressions
everyday expressions, common expressions, online dictionaries: Hello! Tokoro ga desu simply means th same thing as Tokoro ga (however). Desu doesnt mean anything, but instead signifies the finish to the phrase or sentence, and is followed by a full stop. The explanation you want to say after the however ...

Japanese Language: quick translation, translation from english to japanese, good karma
translation from english to japanese, good karma, stock phrase: Hello again, Then I would suggest using ‹Æ (gou) to represent karma . More specifically, good karma would be@—Ç‚¢‹Æ. So the whole phrase would be: —Ç‚¢‹Æ‚ðì‚é However, you would not be able to write the phrase fully in kanji because getting rid...

Japanese Language: quick, desu ka, nani
desu ka, nani, best choice: Hello, If asking someone you have never met and is older than you or equal to your age, it s a good idea to be polite. I would suggest: ‚¨–¼‘O‚𒸂¯‚Ü‚·‚©H O-namae o itadakemasu ka? This pattern is humble, and avoids directly calling the other person...

Japanese Language: quotes, arigatou gozaimashita, word translations
arigatou gozaimashita, word translations, serious decision: Sure! Difficulty with Japanese is, it s nearly impossible to directly translate! There are so many ways to express a single sentence that it s hard to know which is best. So I ll give you a few variations. For the first sentence: Nagai aida kangaetete...

Japanese Language: Resignation in Japanese-II, health insurance card, resignation notice
health insurance card, resignation notice, japanese ii: Hello, You might have already planned this, but I suggest adding this part in to at least some of what I previously wrote, thus making a nice letter. :) Business letters in Japan usually carry a lot of what we would consider clich¨¦ talk as padding......

Japanese Language: Resignation in Japanese, oppurtinity, mail
oppurtinity, mail, best of luck: Hello, I will provide you with a simple letter in Japanese and then give you the translation. If there is something specific you wanted to say, let me know. :) If you cannot see the Japanese, make sure you have your encoding set appropriately in your...

Japanese Language: Where does Saboten originate from?, foreign word, katakana
foreign word, katakana, ish: Nathan, hi, no no it s ok. i am actually curious about that too but i have class now and i don t know why either. i think it s because japanese tries to be gaijin-ish. Here s the best i can find. it s somewhere on this site: http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/~jwb/afaq/afaq-full.html...

Japanese Language: SE and others, minamoto no yoritomo, natural phenomenon
minamoto no yoritomo, natural phenomenon, shimu: Dear Simon-san: You have many questions. I will try to answer them, but some of the questions I may not be able to respond fully. First, the word SE as in Setonaikai. The character se means shallow part of a river, here you can wade across the...

Japanese Language: Senryu, correct pronunciation, d sound
correct pronunciation, d sound, japanese language: Hi Christina -- Thank you for your question. “Senryu” might sound like “sendyu” to American people. In the Japanese language, there is almost no difference between the L and R sounds and I found that many American people hear the D sound when Japanese people...

Japanese Language: Sentences, busy days, embarassed
busy days, embarassed, dore: Hello again! Did these come from a song? Because its quite hard to translate into English (and make sense at the same time). ‚Ó‚Æ“ú‚Ì’·‚³‚ðŠ´‚¶‚Ü‚·: Suddenly I feel just how long the day is. ------------------------ ‚¹‚킵‚­‰ß‚¬‚é“ú?X‚Ì’†‚É Ž„‚Æ‚ ‚È‚½‚Å–²‚ð•...

Japanese Language: "I will Always Be By Your Side" quick translation to romaji, romaji translation, stock phrase
romaji translation, stock phrase, girls girls: Hello, There is actually somewhat of a stock phrase meaning I ll always be by your side : u‚¢‚Â‚à‚ ‚È‚½‚Ì‚»‚΂ɂ¢‚év Itsumo anata no soba ni iru . It literally just means I ll always be near you. There are various ways of saying you , including...

Japanese Language: Singular and Plural for Object, People, and animals, plural nouns, japanese numbers
plural nouns, japanese numbers, singular and plural: Nanwaka no tori ga tonde imasu means a few birds (or some birds) are flying. If there are loads of birds, you wouldnt use nanwaka no but takusan no . Yes, nanwaka no is the same as nanbikika no The subject always come before ga , because ...

Japanese Language: Song, yozora no hoshi, twinkle twinkle little star
yozora no hoshi, twinkle twinkle little star, kira kira hikaru: Kira-kira hikaru Yozora-no hoshi-yo Mabataki shitewa Minnna-o miteru Kira-kira hikaru Yozorano hoshi-yo ------------------------- (MEANINGS) Kira-kira - shining (Twinkle twinkle obviously) hikaru - shine yozora - night sky hoshi - star Mabataki...

Japanese Language: Starting Japanese., genki online, everyday phrases
genki online, everyday phrases, japanese textbook: Hello Sydnie, Im so sorry for the late reply!! aishiteru does mean I love you - gawd youre so lucky!! In answer to your question, however, I actually dont have a clue. Well I didnt, but after searching in japanese on google.co.jp (I thought I might...

Japanese Language: Suru goto ga dekinai! :(, nihon bunka, new zealand culture
nihon bunka, new zealand culture, grammar structures: Hello, I think the best way to translate it would be: Watashi mo Nihon bunka wa Nyuu Jiirando bunka to mattaku chigau koto o mananda. Ž„‚à“ú–{•¶‰»‚̓jƒ…[ƒW[ƒ‰ƒ“ƒh•¶‰»‚Æ‘S‚­ˆá‚¤‚±‚Æ‚ðŠw‚ñ‚¾B If you need/want to make the sentence polite, turn...

Japanese Language: Symbol or translation, sumo wrestlers, hiragana and katakana
sumo wrestlers, hiragana and katakana, delightful website: Dear 9 year old: I think it is wonderful that you take interest in Japan and want to create a game about Sumo wrestlers. I hope you are successful in creating a good game about SUMO. In the Japanese language, SUMO is expressed by two Chinese characters...

Japanese Language: how to say my age in japanese, watashi wa, english letters
watashi wa, english letters, japanese characters: Hello, You would say: Ž„‚Í‚P‚RÎ‚Å‚·B (‚킽‚µ‚́@‚¶‚イ‚³‚ñ@‚³‚¢@‚Å‚·B) Watashi wa juusan-sai desu. If the Japanese characters aren t showing up, make sure you have the proper encoding on your browser by going to View Encoding More Japanese....

Japanese Language: how to say my age in japanese, watashi wa, desu ka
watashi wa, desu ka, english letters: Hi, Here is the translation you requested: (わたしは)じゅうさんさいです。[(Watashi wa) juusan-sai desu.] Note* the watashi wa may be omitted in the...

Japanese Language: How do you say "No, I am not okay." in response to "Genki desu?" in Japanese?, daikirai desu, grammar patterns
daikirai desu, grammar patterns, intense dislike: Hello, I don t know what level class you are taking, so take my advice with a grain of salt so that you don t go beyond what your teacher expects of you, etc. I think you ve got a good understanding of the basic patterns here, but haven t delved into more...

Japanese Language: saying the japanese names and words wrong, correct pronounciation, japanese alphabet
correct pronounciation, japanese alphabet, short vowel: I personally think that the only way you can pronounce a japanese name correctly w/o the pronounciation first would be to memorize the japanese alphabnet w/ correct pronounciation. I would reccomend taking a japanese course in the school you go to, or even...

Japanese Language: sentence structure, sony playstation game, compound nouns
sony playstation game, compound nouns, shadow demon: Hello, There are no adjectives being used in any of the examples you listed. :) Compound nouns are usually strung together in English word order. So shadow demon would be kage oni . Sometimes they require the use of the particle no inbetween to show...

Japanese Language: short translation help, golgo 13, ziga
golgo 13, ziga, slot machine: Hi, I m sorry but the proposed pronunciation is not familiar to me as far as a possible word that would be relevant to your purchase. Perhaps if you recorded it I might be able to assist you more. Sorry that I was not able to help you further. ~Ay...

Japanese Language: speaking about listening to the music, pop music cd, portable cd player
pop music cd, portable cd player, shite imasu: -I listen to the radio generally on the mains,but sometimes on batteries. Watashi ha fudan ha consento ni tsunai de ragio wo kiki masuga, tokidoki denchi de kikimasu. There are some way to say on the mains in japanse but I think consento ni tsunai de...

Japanese Language: specific character, prolongation, straight line
prolongation, straight line: Dear Nikki: If that character looks like a dash, either vertical or horizontal depending upon the way the text is written, it is a symbol for prolongation of sound and the symbol itself does not have any sound of its own. For example, kana character so...

Japanese Language: symbol meaning, freetranslation, gmail
freetranslation, gmail, jp: Hello Cristine, You can take a picture of your necklace and email it to freetranslation@gmail.com and I will tell you what it is on allexperts.com as soon as possible. Thank you for asking. Yoshi URL: http://english.freetranslation.jp/ EMAIL: freetranslation@gmail.co...

Japanese Language: A symbol of a word "sister", family references, older sister
family references, older sister, sorry for the delay: Hello, Sorry for the delay in answering. Family references in Japanese are more complex than English. It depends on the person s age, if you re talking to them or about them, or addressing someone else s family. For instance, sister is always written...

Japanese Language: TAIGI MEIBUN, noblesse oblige, moral standards
noblesse oblige, moral standards, echelons: Dear Simon-san: TAIGI means GREAT RIGHEOUSNESS in the sense that GI denotes the reason, logic or that path which a human must follow. The sense of (TAI) GREAT means that it could transcent your other GI that is dirdcted to your lesser path that...

Japanese Language: Tasukete kudasai ~ "Ryush!"? ka "Yoshi!"?, common phrase, host sister
common phrase, host sister, kudasai: Hey, It was more than likely yoshi! It has some variations, like yossha! , or sometimes just sounds like yosh! It has an elastic positive meaning that can be translated, Good! , OK! , All right! , or anything along those lines. Hope you had fun...

Japanese Language: Three little questions, eyes of the storm, blue eyed princess
eyes of the storm, blue eyed princess, japanese writing: Hello, If you need to see the Japanese writing, please set your browser to the proper encoding by going to View Encoding More Japanese. :) Blue-eyed princess Aoi me no oujo Â‚¢–ڂ̉¤— Eyes of the storm Arashi no me —’‚Ì–Ú The heart...

Japanese Language: Translate a word, please, muscle contraction, shuku
muscle contraction, shuku, japanese word: Hello Bruce! contraction would be 収縮 shu-shuku and so muscle contraction could be translated as 筋収縮kin-shu-shuku or in a simple term, 筋肉の収縮kin-niku no shu-shuku (which just means contraction...

Japanese Language: Translate a word, e mail address, japanese english dictionary
e mail address, japanese english dictionary, dictionary online: Hello, Control as a noun is most commonly shihai , and to make it a verb suru is added to the end to create shihai suru . It s actually easier for me to just toss it up on my webspace, so I ll post it there for you: http://kurama.angeltowns.net/blah/control.jpg...

Japanese Language: Translation, soul journey, japanese symbols
soul journey, japanese symbols, seimei: hello! i am sorry! i answered this question already when i was at school the other day... i don t know why it didn t go through? it said thank you for taking you time to... blah blah blah blah... well, anyways, here are your answers: soul= ç?.........................tamashii...

Japanese Language: Translation, large group, hanks
large group, hanks, phrase: Hi Lelanya, I believe the phrase you are looking for is おつかれさまでした。 Otsukaresama deshita . This phrase is popular in the work place, but also used when you leave a restaurant after having...

Japanese Language: Translation^^, desu ka, grammar explanation
desu ka, grammar explanation, ai otsuka lyrics: Hello again, ‚ǂꂾ‚¯?‚Å‚àŠ£‚©‚È‚¢ ‚Å‚à‚Ë?@Œˆ‚µ‚ÄŒ©‚ç‚ê‚¿‚á‚¢‚¯‚È‚¢‚Ì (So many) that even a fan won t dry them, But I must be able to see them disappear Œ©‚ç‚ê‚¿‚á‚¢‚¯‚È‚¢ uses two forms here - Œ©‚ç‚ê‚é (to be able to see) + ‚Ä‚Í‚¢‚¯‚È‚¢ (must...

Japanese Language: Translation, muscle contraction, japanese word
muscle contraction, japanese word, reply: Hi Bruce, Sorry for the late reply. I was away... Anyway, muscle contraction or flex in Japanese would be Kinniku(muscle) wo ugokasu(contraction) (nobasu) 筋肉を動かす(伸ばす)...

Japanese Language: Translation?, poor grammar, game puzzle
poor grammar, game puzzle, blue hair: Hello, The Japanese on the page uses very poor grammar, as if someone picked up a dictionary and put down words in English order. But I can give you the gist of it. :) Blue hair: Vampires bear intelligence and virtue. Red hair: Wizards are innocent....

Japanese Language: Translation?, objective existence, moral wisdom
objective existence, moral wisdom, phonetic equivalent: It s actually gibberish, to be honest. That is indeed Japanese, but it s all garbled and makes little sense. Here s the best translation I can offer: 1st bubble: The moral wisdom of vampires. yuu suru (—L‚·‚é) means to have or to own , but it s...

Japanese Language: Translation, calligraphy font, japanese readers
calligraphy font, japanese readers, foreign names: Hello, If you are referring to the cursive sousho style of writing, I am unfortunetly unskilled in that area, nor will the Japanese input on my computer produce such characters. You might also be thinking of hiragana as opposed to katakana? In that case,...

Japanese Language: Translation, threath, gambatte
threath, gambatte, wicked person: Hi Brandy, I m sorry but I ve never encountered the word BATCHIE in that context. Japanese in general avoid confrontations whenever possible due to the way our social structure and socialization takes place. If one does utter such words to you, all I...

Japanese Language: Translation, shadow warriors, shadow clan
shadow warriors, shadow clan, tony brown: Hi, In this case, the actual meaning comes out to be Shadow Clan or the like. The interpretation is entirely up to you in this case. Depending on the context/circumstances Shizoku can mean clan/branch/family. Though is usually in reference to Shinobi...

Japanese Language: Translation English-Japanese, japanese time, translation english
japanese time, translation english, romaji: Hello, Actually, there is a direct equivalent of that phrase in Japanese. :) I ll put it in romaji and Japanese, since I m not sure which one you need: Ushinawareta toki wa torimodosenai Ž¸‚í‚ꂽŽž‚ÍŽæ‚è–ß‚¹‚È‚¢ If you can t see the Japanese, check...

Japanese Language: Translation and explanation pls, idiomatic phrases, pls
idiomatic phrases, pls, sentences: Hello, In this phrase, it sounds like she s saying, I m telling you, leave me alone. ?u?iŽ©•ª‚Å?j‚µ‚Ä‚¨‚¢‚Ä?v would be closer to leave me by myself , probably indicating she wants to try to make the lunch alone. The ?uŒ¾‚¤‚Ì‚à‚È‚ñ‚¾‚¯‚Ç?v part...

Japanese Language: Translation help?, katana blade, translation help
katana blade, translation help, kanji characters: Hello, I asked a Japanese friend about it who knows more about swords than I do. He said it is a sword made by Tadayuki, but the writing doesn t indicate that it is first generation. I guess first generation Tadayuki swords are known to be of good quality,...

Japanese Language: Translation of Japanese to English, art musium, sightseeing spot
art musium, sightseeing spot, word tram: Dear Elissa: Let us analyze atode toramude aato sentaa e ikimashita. Atode = Later Toramu = Tram, written as toramu in Japanese, which is one of the gairaigo (foreign origin words) normally written in katakana and means tramway or streetcar....

Japanese Language: Translation in Katakana or Hiragana, paonessa, konichiwa
paonessa, konichiwa, hiragana: Konnichiwa Migeru-san: Here is the translation you requested: はじめまして。(わたし の なまえ は)パウネサ ミグエル です。 よろしく おねがいします。...

Japanese Language: Translation of Short Phrase., japanese dictionaries online, japanese heritage
japanese dictionaries online, japanese heritage, ford taurus: Hi Barry, Super High Output in Japanese would be 超高出力. 出力 is output in this case. You can also simply write Super High Output in Katakana characters. It will be スーパーハイアウトプット....

Japanese Language: Translation, japanese translation, japanese history
japanese translation, japanese history, matta: hello! ok when a samurai is trying to stop a conflict, he would be trying to stop a fight right? so i would say, tatakai wo tomeru (to stop a conflict) . Or, since samurais fight in wars, you can also say, sensou wo tomeru (to stop a war). Hope i was...

Japanese Language: Trying to read these characters, phonetic translation, japanese word
phonetic translation, japanese word, modern japanese: Hello, It does indeed say SU-WI-N-GU, the phonetic translation of Swing in Japanese. :) I wrote a larger version of it in a graphic here: http://kurama.angeltowns.net/blah/swing.jpg Interestingly, the second symbol (WI) is obsolete and rarely used...

Japanese Language: translate, spelling variants, kasho
spelling variants, kasho, high priest: Hello, If it has to do with prayer, it sounds to me like perhaps kashou kassha , vivid praise , or something along those lines. Kashou (written differently) also refers to the high priest in a certain sect of Buddhism. Without seeing kanji or having...

Japanese Language: Could you translate this into Japanese for me?, inochi, anata
inochi, anata, insted: Hello, The phrases would go as follows: I love you more than life itself. –½‚æ‚è‚àA‚ ‚È‚½‚ðˆ¤‚µ‚Ä‚¢‚éB Inochi yori mo, anata o ai shite iru. (ee-noh-chee yore-ee moh, ah-nah-tah oh aye shee-tay ee-roo) I love you more than that ‚»‚ê‚æ‚è‘å‚«‚¢A‚ ‚È‚½‚ðˆ¤‚µ‚Ä‚¢‚éB...

Japanese Language: translate a phrase, translation from english to japanese, servant of god
translation from english to japanese, servant of god, act of god: Hello Tasha, Here is the translation. creation of God - 神の創造物 (kami no souzoubutsu) servant of God - 神の僕(kami no shimobe) act of God - 神の業(kami no waza) ...

Japanese Language: Can you translate this for me please?, watashi wa, japanese translation
watashi wa, japanese translation, jya: Hi Adriana, You didn t waste my time with this so don t worry! I am not perfect in Japanese is 私は完璧じゃない (watashi wa kanpeki jya nai). Thank you for asking and please rate my response! Yosh...

Japanese Language: translating, e mail address, latin font
e mail address, latin font, japanese speaker: hi there! i am so sorry about the delay!! round/circular= en shape=katachi lake= mizu-umi SO IT WOULD BE... enkei no mizu-umi yea, in english, we can just say round lake but in japanese, you can t say that. You have to say, a round...

Japanese Language: translation, suffering, translation
suffering, translation: Hi Diane, There are some ways to translate the saying but I would translate it like this. 「死ぬほどの苦しみは自分をより強い人間にする」...

Japanese Language: translation, cherryblossom garden, moon in the morning
cherryblossom garden, moon in the morning, morning sky: Hi Steven, Here is the translation. 砂ぼこり運ぶ つむじ風 A whirlwind that carries dusts 洗濯物に絡まりますが It hits the...

Japanese Language: translation, online dictionary, wwwjdic
online dictionary, wwwjdic, english translations: Hi Gayle, I recommend the following online dictionary service for learners: http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/~jwb/cgi-bin/wwwjdic.cgi The site not only helps with two way translations but gives a lot more detailed information. I hope that helps!...

Japanese Language: translation help, translation help, watashi
translation help, watashi, nihongo: Hello Mehmet, Here is the translation. 日本語を練習したいのですが、私と一緒に話してくれる人を探すのが大変です。(nihongo...

Japanese Language: translation & help, self dedication, kanji dictionary
self dedication, kanji dictionary, translation help: There are many different words for demon , but the two most popular are oni (heard more in a traditional sense, or in mythology), and youkai (heard more in modern times or anime/manga). Learning kanji takes a lot of self dedication that I couldn t...

Japanese Language: translation of a phrase phonetically, phonetic translation, japanese name
phonetic translation, japanese name, katma: Hi, Usually we would say Akachan (Ah-ka-cha-n) and Shinseiji (She-n-say-ji) for boys. As for the name Rico, no there is no Japanese name of that spelling, although I m assuming your intention was Riko which is indeed a female name. Among the...

Japanese Language: translation, jya, night time
jya, night time, day time: hey there! well, i ll answer the hello part first... here s the basic stuff... morning=ohayo- day time=konnichiwa- night time=konnbanwa- now, here s the thing you ve gotta watch out for!! when you are greeting an adult or someone superior to you,...

Japanese Language: transliteration of name, kanji dictionary, kanji character
kanji dictionary, kanji character, infoseek: Hi David, thank you for your question. I researched on the person and I found out that there are some ways to call him. It could be Yoshisada or Yoshitada. According to Infoseek Kanji dictionary, this kanji character【禎】could be read both...

Japanese Language: Understanding Japanese., jakarta indonesia, islands of indonesia
jakarta indonesia, islands of indonesia, spice islands: Dear Slamet: I have visited Indonesia many times, mainly for scuba diving. I went to Bali many times, and to small islands in the archipelago. I quit diving several years ago, but my last diving cruise was to the spice islands of Indonesia, a memorable...

Japanese Language: Using 'beki' (with past tense ending..), verb suffix, mall tomorrow
verb suffix, mall tomorrow, personal duty: Hello, (Hopefully any Japanese I type will be encoded properly... for some reason, AllExperts is converting the Japanese into random Chinese characters.) ‚ׂ« always follows a verb in its plain form. To put the sentence in a certain tense or politeness,...

Japanese Language: Video, word sentence, japanese word
word sentence, japanese word, google: It says Pitagora Switch - Switch obviously means switch, but Pitagora doesnt have a proper meaning, so after rehearching on google.co.jp, I found out that Pita and Gora are these presenter penguins on the NHK show - did some penguins come up on the video??...

Japanese Language: various, pocket monster, deji
pocket monster, deji, curmbox: Hello again, Simon! I couldn t see the URL you gave me, but anyway dejikame means digital camera . deji = digital (we write digital in English as dejitaru in Japanese, so de-ji is the first two words for de-ji-ta-ru...

Japanese Language: Whats the japanese word for..., japanese words, japanese word
japanese words, japanese word, sorrow: Hi Jana, Here is the translations. battle - tatakai 戦い sorrow - kanashimi 悲しみ fire - honoo 炎 revenge - fukusyu 復讐 cold - (taidoga) tsumetai (態度が)冷たい...

Japanese Language: Word translation, rockman exe game, cosmopoliton
rockman exe game, cosmopoliton, smoke bombs: Hello again, Sounds like you figured it out. :) Komusou Man comes up for the Rockman & Forte game, although there were definitely search results for Kosumo Man as well. Two different bosses perhaps? Not having whichever game you re playing, it s hard...

Japanese Language: the words we use for 'place', japanese texts, kasho
japanese texts, kasho, kakaru: Dear Mehmet: Tokoro = location of someting or soneone. Hon no aru tokoro = Where the book is. Watashi no tokoro ni irasshai = Come to my place. Basho = Where someting is or was. Tokoro and basho could often be interchangeable, but tokoro is broader in...

Japanese Language: how to write a name in japanese, japanese cartoon, daughters name
japanese cartoon, daughters name, cartoon characters: Hello Michelle, Thank you for your question. Your daughter must be a great artist! I’m from Japan but I can’t draw any Japanese cartoon characters… I’m so bad at drawing. Anyways, here is how to write your daughter’s name and her room in Japanese....

Japanese Language: how do i....., kanji symbol, koitsu
kanji symbol, koitsu, tomodachi: Hello, I don t want to answer the phone. Just leave a message, okay?! Some friends you guys are. Denwa ni detakunai. Tonikaku messeje o nokose ne! Koitsu wa donna tomodachi ka. “d˜b‚ɏo‚½‚­‚È‚¢B‚Æ‚É‚©‚­ƒƒbƒZ[ƒW‚ðŽc‚¹‚ˁI‚±‚¢‚‚͂ǂñ‚È—F’B‚©B...

Japanese Language: Who's what?, mary chan, hamada
mary chan, hamada, last names: Hi! Im really sorry about the late reply.. Anyway to answer your question: Kun - (informal) Kun can be followed by either the first name or the last. It s normally used to address a young boy (in this case we normally use it after the first name...

Japanese Language: On-yomi and kun-yomi, american teenager, yomi
american teenager, yomi, japanese origin: Hey! Good idea, getting ready for college by studying kanji. It ll help! There is no set, hard-and-fast rule as to when to use on-yomi or kun-yomi, but the general rule is that words that are Japanese origin use kun yomi, and those of Chinese origin use...

Japanese Language: youni and to suru, 5 oclock, masani
5 oclock, masani, denwa: Hi! Im sorry for replying so late.. ‚TŽž‚É‚±‚±‚É—ˆ‚é‚悤‚É‚µ‚Ä‚¢‚½‚¾‚¯‚Ü‚¹‚ñ‚© Does mean can you do everything you can to be here at 5 oclock? or can you make sure you could be here at 5 oclock? (Ok, sorry, that just means the same thing). i think...

Java: 2 drop down lists, awt event, java awt
awt event, java awt, name of countries: You have to use java script only along with the JSP.Lets consider an example of Web page where you have drop down list for countries and on selecting one country the appropriate list of States should be followed. Now i think this is what you want to do.But...

Java: Connect JTree with Database, java database connectivity, jtree
java database connectivity, jtree, windows database: Priya, Connecting with databases from Java requires using the Java Database Connectivity package (JDBC). It is pretty easy to use, and with the right driver you can connect to any database. (The built-in ODBC driver can connect to just about any Windows...

Java: how to create a translator using java, translator dictionary, hashmap
translator dictionary, hashmap, import java: You could use SQL to do this, but with only 2000 words you could just as easily use one of Java s maps. E.g. import java.util.*; ... HashMap String,String dictionary = new HashMap String,String (); ... private void initDictionary() { //Some...

Java: JAVA
Java: JAVA

Java: JTree Updation of Nodes, interface
Java: JTree Updation of Nodes, interface

Java: How to read from MS Excell 2007(xlsx), web tutorials, java html
Java: How to read from MS Excell 2007(xlsx), web tutorials, java html, xlsx file

Java: URLConnection for google search doesn't work, google, user agent
Java: URLConnection for google search doesn't work, google, user agent

Java: help me with this exersice, plane capacity, scanner system
plane capacity, scanner system, economy section: The modifications to the loops are good, but you still need to fix the if( eindex 9) line to be either =9 or 10. To change the loop, just remove the i++ and put it whereever you change the array. Your for loop would look like: for(int i = 0; i...

Java: hi, oracle jdbc driver, jdbc oracle
oracle jdbc driver, jdbc oracle, master rs: Having not done any JSP code, I may not be able to help you on this. But I really would not have any clue unless you tell me what the error you are getting is. (Also instead of just printing the error message, you should print the entire stack trace, just...

Java: What should we come up with in the high level design and low level design?, performance thresholds, performance parameters
performance thresholds, performance parameters, design methodology: Izzzz - Exactly what goes into a high-level or low-level design will depend on what design methodology you are using. However, there are some common elements I can describe. A high-level design is the first step of converting system or program requirements...

Java: IRC Connecting, network protocol, source one
network protocol, source one, irc server: Jeff, Yes, there are several applets out there for IRC. Some of them are open source, but most are not. One that looks very good, and which is open source, is PJIRC. You can learn more about it here: http://www.pjirc.com/main.php Another good...

Java: JAVA, java programming language, java platform
java programming language, java platform, java runtime: Java can refer to 3 related things: 1. A programming language that allows programmers to write software. 2. The Java platform that allows programs written in the Java language to run on any computer that has the Java platform installed. The Java platform...

Java: JAVA, java netbeans, nextline
java netbeans, nextline, semister: To read the text of the File you will want to use a Reader. E.g. to read plain text that has the text encoding of the system platform you can use: File selectedFile = ...; FileReader reader = new FileReader(selectedFile); String nextLine; while((nextLine...

Java: Java, loading java, java question
loading java, java question, menu settings: If its your computer you probably are an administrator. If you are an administrator you can open the User Accounts control in the Control Panel (found under Start menu- Settings- Control Panel). You can run programs as a different user by right clicking...

Java: JTree Updation of Nodes, istr, ostr
istr, ostr, string filename: Priya, Your code can add nodes to a JTree, but unless you add extra code to write the Tree data out on exit, and read it back in on startup, then changes will not be persistent. Did you expect the JTree to magically save its state? It will not. JTree...

Java: java, array array, array size
array array, array size, main string: Qaiser - I m not sure I understand your question. Reversing an array is very easy, but you need to know what type of array you want to reverse. Here is an example for reversing an array of int; it creates a reversed copy of an input array. public...

Java: java, webcam interface, demo program
webcam interface, demo program, some codes: For this you will have to use JMF (see http://java.sun.com/products/java-media/jmf/index.jsp) I haven t used JMF, so you will have to look at the documentation on how to use a webcam interface. Here is a demo program that does this: http://ltu164.ltu.edu/itseng/Test.java...

Java: java, java date, java text
java date, java text, gettime: Umarani, To compute a difference between two dates, you need several capabilities: 1. The ability to parse dates (from a string like 2008-01-24 to a Java Date object) 2. The ability to convert a Date object into an absolute ...

Java: java, third party tools, java programs
third party tools, java programs, jar file: To create a jar you can use the jar utility in the SDK, or if you are using an IDE such as Netbeans or Eclipse there is an option to export to a jar. See http://java.sun.com/docs/books/tutorial/deployment/jar/ For creating an exe, you will need to check...

Java: java beans, programming language java, reflection api
programming language java, reflection api, awt event: Umarani, can you pl guide me to write and execute a simple java beans program Well, Java Beans is not a programming language. Java is the language. Java Beans is just a way to writing Java objects that give them certain capabilities: ...

Java: how java works, java language specification, javacc
java language specification, javacc, language recognition: There are two parts to what you are asking: 1. Recognizing the syntax. This is the transformation of text to data structures in memory. Once you recognize the language you can do analysis of the code. Such as determine how many methods there are, or even...

Java: question, encapsulation in java, rools
encapsulation in java, rools, information hiding: Encapsulation doesn t have rules and regulations. Encapsulation simply hides data, possibly limiting the way the data can be accessed and modified. You can find everything you need at the link I gave about encapsulation, it provides a much broader overview...

Java: question regarding arraylist in java, arraylist in java, string inputline
arraylist in java, string inputline, dateofbirth: Hemalatha, Well, there a several ways to write such program. I would recommend creating a small object class to represent an entry in the file. If you make that object class implement the interface Comparable , or if you create a Comparator that...

Java: Renaming list of files, string newname, windows functions
string newname, windows functions, lucks: Lucks, Renaming files is pretty easy, but you need to use the java.io.File object. When you list of Files in a directory, using the list() method, you get an array of Strings. Each String is the filename (not the full path, just the name) of...

Java: How to read from MS Excell 2007(xlsx), ms excell, java implementations
ms excell, java implementations, java implementation: You can hook up your java code to C code. Read up on the JNI, or just have a MS application running in the background processing the files as you bring them in. If you aren t running on Windows, or don t have a server with Windows available, there is not much...

Java: reply 4 previous answer, string concatenation, sql in java
string concatenation, sql in java, sql servers: Well using SQL in java is not too difficult, easier than doing it in C, there are vaious tutorials online or just look at the API documentation (http://java.sun.com/javase/6/docs/api/), there is an entire package (and subpackages) for sql; just look for java.sql....

Java: Socket Programming, category string, server java
category string, server java, socket programming: I don t know what the error is, but it might be with the parsing of the input into an integer... if this is the case you should make sure that what is sent is a valid integer. In any case you should protect the parseInt(theInput) method call in a try catch...

Java: What should we test on the unit test?, java with junit, network protocols
java with junit, network protocols, andy hunt: Izzzz - Unit testing should be built around or into every class of a production system, library, or application. Unit testing should exercise every major area of functionality of the class, including constructors, accessors, mutators, error conditions,...

Java: URLConnection for google search doesn't work, google search engine, google returns
google search engine, google returns, www google: Sureshkumar, The URLConnection class is the correct class to use to get HTTP content. However, Google does not allow automated programs to snarf search results. That is what the 403 means -- the Google search engine web interface has decided that...

Java: Util.Date, c calendar, calendar class
c calendar, calendar class, java program: One way (not the most efficient) using the Calendar class would be: int year = ...; Calendar c = Calendar.getInstance(); c.set(Calendar.YEAR,year); c.set(Calendar.DAY_OF_WEEK,Calendar.SUNDAY); int sundays = 0; while(c.get(Calendar.YEAR) == year) { ...

Java: how to add hyperlink in a table cell to open a jdailog, jdialog, custom actions
jdialog, custom actions, jlabel: Venkat, how to add hyperlink in a table cell to open a JDialog. JDialog should open when we click on hyperlink...not on the entire cell. Well, that s not easy. You ll have to create a new TableCellRenderer class, probably subclassed from...

Java: Basic If/else statements, jcreator, programming class
jcreator, programming class, println: The problem is that getDays method should return the number of days, not print them out. Your main method should get the result from getDays and print that result out. This means you need to: 1. change the System.out.println calls and instead simply return...

Java: Bit Operation in JAVA, hex values, colour value
hex values, colour value, rgb format: Hi, The hex values are how numbers are calculated for colours in the RGB format. ff = 255 c0 = 192 00 = 0 The code means that the variable newRed will hold a colour value that is a shade of red specified by the bitwise operation. Bria...

Java: binary system, data representation in computer, quantum computer
data representation in computer, quantum computer, analog component: Binary is used in digital computers because under the hood computers are simply a large number of binary switches. If you were interfacing with an analog component then the basic representation would probably be a floating point number. With a quantum computer...

Java: Core Java, public static void, hashmap
public static void, hashmap, value pairs: There are various ways of doing this. One way is to dump all the elements from the first list into the map with value true. Then, iterate though the other list checking to see if each element is in the map. If it is change the value to false, if its not in...

Java: Creating a palindrome program, scanner system, input queue
scanner system, input queue, nextline: Hi, Please have a look at the following three examples of writing palindrome code. Pick the one that best suits your needs and modify it to do what you want. http://leepoint.net/notes-java/data/strings/96string_examples/example_isPalindrome.html http://users.dickinson.edu/~braught/courses/cs132s03/code/Palindrome.src.html...

Java: calculate sum in jtable, jtable table, swing event
jtable table, swing event, int column: You would do something like this: What you actually do once you get the value that was changed depends on how you created the table. If you are just using the default table model you will need to cast qty, price and total to String, parse those into the correct...

Java: Decryption problem, byte array, null byte
byte array, null byte, byte 1: The variable you are talking is never used. You decrypted the data, but you are not doing anything with it. The reason the encryption does not seem to work is that you are writing out filedata, but you have not changed it to be the decrypted, its still the...

Java: display text in textarea, java awt component, resultset java
java awt component, resultset java, jdbc resultset: Chitra, Okay, your exception is telling you that you have asked for a field of the ResultSet that does not exist: 2 1. Consider your SQL statement: executeQuery( select department from testmaster1 ) You have only requested a single column....

Java: Exporting table results to excel, apache struts, import org
apache struts, import org, session request: Hi, When adding the titles, try specifiying the format at that time. e.g. s.addCell(new Label(0, 0, DATE , timesBoldUnderline)); s.addCell(new Label(1, 0, MOBILE NUMBER , timesBoldUnderline)); s.addCell(new Label(2, 0, TOKEN , timesBoldUnderline));...

Java: enlarge java heapMemory, java xmx, memory thanks
java xmx, memory thanks, randomaccessfile: Java will only allow you to allocate as much memory as you have ram. An int is 4 bytes, so 1000000000 is pretty close to 4 gigabytes. Even if you have 4 gigabytes (the most allowed for 32 bit operating systems) the OS and the program need some to run. ...

Java: .exe files, setup wizard, native platform
setup wizard, native platform, java project: FJ - Please can you tell me how I can make a Java project to an .exe file with setup wizard in Fedora Eclipse? You can t. Eclipse does not have the ability to turn a Java program into a Windows executable. Even if Eclipse had such an...

Java: FirePropertyChange, question thanks, listener
question thanks, listener: Hi, You would use these when you want to check if an object, e.g. a textfield has changed its properties. An example is if text has been entered into a textfield. This is useful for example when you want to update another item based on the text entered...

Java: FirePropertyChange, generic user, property changes
generic user, property changes, question thanks: 1. firePropertyChange allows listeners to be notified when a property change occurs so that they may act appropriately. For example, you might have a refresh button that is only enabled when a refresh is not in progress. The refresh button can listen in and...

Java: Bit Operation in JAVA, png image files, rgb values
Java: Bit Operation in JAVA, png image files, rgb values, alpha channels

Java: RSA java file encryption/ decryption, java cryptography, symmetric algorithm
Java: RSA java file encryption/ decryption, java cryptography, symmetric algorithm, symmetric key

Java: Java and swf file, flashkit com, java application
flashkit com, java application, board archive: Hi, I have not done this before, but please have a look at this link for a howto: http://board.flashkit.com/board/archive/index.php/t-189636.html Also see: http://www.adobepress.com/articles/article.asp?p=444218&seqNum=2 and http://www.jpackages.com/jflashplayer/...

Java: JFileChooser + DES File encryption, awt event, public static void
awt event, public static void, java awt: Hi, You need to use one or the other. Either use: public static void openFile() { File file = chooser.getSelectedFile(); // then do something with the file object } or you use public static void openFile() { inputFile = chooser.getSelectedFile().getAbsolutePath();...

Java: JTable and JExcell, public class test, xls workbook
public class test, xls workbook, jxl: Hi, All the information you need is there together with some examples. The download also has all the API documentation. http://www.andykhan.com/jexcelapi/tutorial.html#copying and modifying Try something like this: import java.io.File; import...

Java: java, java math, homework assignment
java math, homework assignment, decimal integer: Abdalla, How can I write a program that converts decimal to binary? Java offers a couple of ways to do this. The simplest, if you only need convert a decimal integer of moderate size, is to use the static Integer or Long method toBinaryString()....

Java: java, primitive data types, object oriented language
primitive data types, object oriented language, object oriented programming: Sandeep, Java is not considered a pure object oriented language. In such a language, ALL data items are instances of object classes, and all operators and functions of any kind are methods of classes. In Java, there are object data types and non-object...

Java: Loading Images, shockwave flash graphics, adobe flash player
shockwave flash graphics, adobe flash player, java implementations: Albar, can i load the swf file? A .swf file is an Adobe Shockwave Flash graphics animation. It is a proprietary, but somewhat documented, file format used mainly by the Adobe Flash player and plug-in. There are no Java implementations of the...

Java: limewire+java+usb, jdk version, java usb
jdk version, java usb, vesion: Hi, Check to see if limewire has a configuration file (a text file of some sort). If it does, see if you can specify the location of the JDK to use and point it at the JDK on the USB. I havenot really used limewire before, so sorry I can t help more....

Java: loading images in java, 2d images, loading images
2d images, loading images, java sun: Hi, This is just about the simplest method: http://java.sun.com/docs/books/tutorial/2d/images/loadimage.html http://java.sun.com/docs/books/tutorial/2d/images/examples/LoadImageApp.java For some more advanced stuff, see using scroll panes here:...

Java: loading images in java, loading images, image object
loading images, image object, getresource: The easiest way depends on what you want to do with it. If you just want to display it on the screen the easiest way is: JLabel image = new JLabel(new ImageIcon( image location )); Then just add that JLabel to where you want it displayed. The image...

Java: loading images in java, Java, AWT
Java, AWT, image: John, How can I load a .JPEG image in java? The simplest way is to use the java.awt.Toolkit method createImage(). There are several variants of the method, which allow you to load the image from a byte array, or a file, or a URL. The createImage...

Java: Getting NoClassDefFoundError in simple program, system variables, urlclassloader
system variables, urlclassloader, noclassdeffounderror: Hi, You need to add Java to your classpath. Do this: Right click My Computer - Properties - - Advanced tab - Environment variables - system variables - add new enter JAVA_HOME and the value is the C:path ojava Select path and add...

Java: Prime numbers, password encryption, prime numbers
password encryption, prime numbers, primes: Historically prime numbers were simply interesting, they don t seem to have any pattern, but they are easily understood. Today, prime numbers are used in encryption. If you need to send something to a site and don t want anyone else to see what it is (such...

Java: Program I am trying to write, space spa, destination spa
space spa, destination spa, void setdirection: Hi, You could assign small room and big room to variables and interchange them based on which direction they are going. String small = small room ; String big = big room ; if (agent.move == smallToBig) { System.out.println( agent is...

Java: project idea, java 3d api, speech api
java 3d api, speech api, time input: Hi, Yes it is feasible, but you will have to use external libraries such as the iText library for PDF files which would seriously bloat your mobile phone app. You would also need to implement the Java 3D API for the zooming and panning and the Java Text...

Java: RSA java file encryption/ decryption, java cryptography extension, rsa public key
java cryptography extension, rsa public key, rsa algorithm: F - Well, you ll first want to learn about the Java Cryptography Extension in general. There is a tutorial here: http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.4.2/docs/guide/security/jce/JCERefGuide.html Please I need a a code of how to encrypt and decrypt files...

Java: retrive values from database and display it in textarea, printwriter pw, jtextarea
printwriter pw, jtextarea, database contents: Chitra, in swing,retrieve values from database and display it in textarea. This is very easy. You can create a JTextArea and make it the child of a JScrollPane. Then you can create a large amount of text and put it into the JTextArea. ...

Java: Simple Java, string variables, s brian
string variables, s brian, main string: Hi, You have forgotten to make the main(String[] args) method static. Also, you should use the equals() method when comapring Strings. Try this: public class SweetShop { public static void main(String[] args) { String S = args[0]; ...

Java: Simulating multiple mice within a drawing application?, interactive whiteboards, mouse data
interactive whiteboards, mouse data, application scenario: The current system will work fine. Generate synthetic mouse events from the extra devices. This event should subclass MouseEvent with extra information to indicate which device it was. This is needed so that multiple people can perform drag operations at the...

Java: SWING programming-display window at center, public static void, getsize
public static void, getsize, center position: Hi, Try this: /** * Centers the target component on the screen. * p * @param target the target component */ public static void centerOnScreen(final Component target) { if (target != null) { Dimension...

Java: set textfield with database values.., awt event, java awt
awt event, java awt, resultsetmetadata: Hi, Your problem is becoming clearer to me. You need to get the row number that was clicked in the table, the in the query, use that row number like so: public void actionPerformed(ActionEvent e) { if (e.getActionCommand() == SELECT...

Java: swing textarea, preparedstatement, jtextarea
preparedstatement, jtextarea, string query: Hi, Try something like this: String query = SELECT name1, name2 FROM table1 ; PreparedStatement stmt = null; ResultSet rs = null; try { stmt = conn.prepareStatement(query); rs = stmt.executeQuery(); StringBuilder content = new...

Java: Toolkit.getDefaultToolkit().getLockingKeyState() error in ubuntu., java awt, caps lock
java awt, caps lock, num lock: Alexis, Yes, I get this problem on Ubuntu also, UnsupportedOperationException. This is a bug in the Java AWT implementation for Linux. I don t think there is anything you can do about it. There is no other way to obtain the locking state, so you...

Java: thread, java threads, java thread
java threads, java thread, simple game: Hi, Here are two links on Thread tutorials. Very simple 5 minute read. http://www.javaworld.com/javaworld/jw-04-1996/jw-04-threads.html http://www.javabeginner.com/java-threads-tutorial.htm When thinking about the game, choose a very simple game....

Java: Username & Password, e mail address, e mail adress
e mail address, e mail adress, that would allow users: Hi, Please ask your question in the JavaScript forum. This forum is for Java questions. Here is a link that shows example of how to work with similar situations though: http://www.java2s.com/Code/JavaScriptReference/CatalogJavaScriptReference.htm ...

Java: I want to be a good programmer, industrial attachment, warm regards
industrial attachment, warm regards, java sun: You can look at sun s tutorial: http://java.sun.com/docs/books/tutorial/ That will help you get started in creating basic to moderately advanced stuff. The problem is that without any formal training in programming, you may find it difficult to understand...

Java: write a program to calculates and prints....(please help), social security tax, medicare medicaid
social security tax, medicare medicaid, propertytax: Hi, You need to get the user input twice, using two separate JOptionPanes. Once for the amount and once for the name. Then it basically like you have done, perform the calculations, display them and then write to a file using the java.io.File class....

Java: Zip to Exe, free libraries, exe programs
free libraries, exe programs, custom icon: The primary problem is creating an exe with java. You can look at various free libraries that convert java jars into exe. Then you would just have to copy a part of your program in a new jar, with the zip included in the jar. When the jar is run you get the...

Java: Array out of Bounds, array index, javax swing
array index, javax swing, printwriter: If you get an array index out of bounds 0, it means you have an array of size 0, as you can only index arrays less than its size. In particular: int count = 0; String [] atoms; String [] analysis; atoms = new String[count]; analysis = new String[count];...

Java: array, string arrays, exchange sort
string arrays, exchange sort, string array: Jot, It seems that you have two problems here: 1. Getting as input parameters two arrays of Strings. 2. Sorting each String array and returning a sorted array. Problem 1 is easier. Your code is almost right. Here is a better example: public...

Java: array, string arrays, string sort
string arrays, string sort, sort method: The reason that line does not work is that your sort method returns a String, but you are assigning it to a String[]. Simply change the method to return a String[]. Also, main must always be declared as: public static void main(String[] args) Additionally,...

Java: bootable program, java virtual machines, kiosk application
java virtual machines, kiosk application, windows xp cd: Alias, could i make a Java program that boot or work without operating system if yes then how ? No, you can t. There aren t any Java virtual machines that can run without an underlying operating system. However, it is very easy to put...

Java: converting Image to bytes, programming simplicity, byte array
programming simplicity, byte array, pixel array: John, There are a couple of ways to convert an Image into an array of bytes. Which one works best for you will depend on trading off CPU usage and programming simplicity versus performance. None of them are trivial, though. 1. The fastest performance...

Java: creating classes, random array, class instances
random array, class instances, position name: Jeremy, It is difficult to grasp the distinction between classes and objects (class instances) when you first begin programming in Java. I always tell my students to thing about a class as a detailed definition, and an instance of that class is an ...

Java: Database update using a timer, awt event, java awt
awt event, java awt, jtextfield: Look at the Timer tutorial: http://java.sun.com/docs/books/tutorial/uiswing/misc/timer.html In particular use javax.swing.Timer class, not the java.util.Timer. Any action that relies on the GUI should use the one in the javax.swing. In your case you are...

Java: Desktop Screen Sharing, vnc servers, screen grabs
vnc servers, screen grabs, statistical sampling: Steve, Well, you shouldn t just assume that a particular part of the program is causing poor performance. You need to measure the program, and identify the performance problems quantitatively. For example, converting an image to bytes might take a...

Java: Downloading Notepad file from Internet, notepad file, printwriter
notepad file, printwriter, java code: Here is a simple tutorial on using URLs: http://java.sun.com/docs/books/tutorial/networking/urls/readingWriting.html The first program there will read a web page (or a text file) and print it to the screen. If you want to write to a file instead, you can...

Java: doubly linked list from C++ to Java, head node, java question
head node, java question, external distribution: When you install the java SDK, you will find src.zip folder in the install directory. For Windows this would usually be c:program filesjava your version src.zip If you are using a Mac, you will probably need to download an external distribution...

Java: Hello,..can u help with my java code?, monday tuesday wednesday, java awt
monday tuesday wednesday, java awt, awt event: Isaac, Wow, this code is a mess. It has many problems, it would take hours for me to find and describe all of them. I will concentrate on the specific issue you ve asked about: printing. The showData() method opens the database connection, performs...

Java: JAVA Concepts, enableEvents, java interface
enableEvents, java interface: Sofia, 1. Why we use enableEvents() method? The enableEvents(long mask) method of java.awt.Component is used to enable processing of particular kinds of events by a Component. For example, a java.awt.Label component might not normally process...

Java: Java code Hyperlink, default internet browser, exec cmd
default internet browser, exec cmd, jbutton: If you make a JButton do this, it will only work on Operating Systems that use Windows. There are a couple of ways of doing this: 1. You can open internet explorer with the URL: Runtime.getRuntime().exec( iexplore + url); 2. You can open the default...

Java: Java Random Array Numbers Ascending, random array, double array
random array, double array, scanner system: If you can t use the sort method, then you could iterate though the array finding the smallest number, printing it out. Then you find the next number larger than the previous one, and repeat until there are no larger numbers. Or maybe you have to implement...

Java: Java Random Array Numbers Ascending, random array, exchange sort
random array, exchange sort, scanner system: Johnathan, I am trying to do make a program that asks the user how many random numbers they want. Afterward, it prints out that many random numbers in an array. But what I cant seem to do is have then reprint in ascending order. However...

Java: java, java source code, java jdk1
java source code, java jdk1, test java: Yasotha, To run the Java application package, you ll need to compile the code using the Java compiler (javac) and then run it using the Java Runtime (java). I cannot tell from your description whether that Java source code is part of a package named...

Java: java runtime environment, java runtime environment, run time system
java runtime environment, run time system, browser capabilities: Rae - [You didn t say which OS you are running, so I m going to assume Windows XP. Most of the advice below should work for Windows Vista also.] Yes, I ve seen this kind of thing with my malware scanner also. I can explain the background. Java...

Java: java Snake Game, java snake game, mobile phone game
java snake game, mobile phone game, classic mobile phone: Java has limited functions for using the console, it is not recommended you try to emulate a graphics display using ASCII. I suggest you look at the graphics tutorial: http://java.sun.com/docs/books/tutorial/2d/index.html and the input tutorial (use...

Java: Low level rendering, line algorithm, java awt
line algorithm, java awt, api java: If you are using Java, you have to use Java classes since many of them access the underlining hardware in a way you cannot. If you want to do low level access in drawing your starting place would be the Raster class (http://java.sun.com/javase/6/docs/api/java/awt/image/Raster.html)....

Java: multithreading, threadlocal, multiple threads
threadlocal, multiple threads, variables: Each thread has its own copy of local variables. Each thread may keep its own copy of fields, and update the actual field from time to time. If you want multiple threads to write to a field, and see changes they when written, you must declare the field with...

Java: new operator, scanner system, static variables
scanner system, static variables, parameter system: You can t. This is not c++, all objects are allocated on the heap. In actually, the compiler would try to find a method called Scanner that takes a single parameter of System.in E.g. the following is a common java bug: public class MyClass { ...

Java: print information not found in array, correct algorithm, string args
correct algorithm, string args, class demo: Carlo, Unfortunately, your algorithm is not quite right. The loops are basically right, but the way you are checking the membership is not. The correct algorithm is shown in pseudocode below: FOR i = 0 to name1.length DO found -...

Java: Another Question, help please?, java awt, printerjob
java awt, printerjob, filereader: Isaac, Printing a text file from Java will require two things: reading the text file using a java.io.Reader class, and printing it using java.awt.print.PrinterJob and Printable. Reading the text file is easy. Just open the file using java.io.FileReader,...

Java: random(), intergers, random method
intergers, random method, random character: To get a random character from a String, you simply need to pick a random integer up to the length of the String. E.g. Random random = new Random(); String s = ...; char randomCh = s.charAt(random.nextInt(s.length())); where Random is in java.util...

Java: random method, random returns, random method
random returns, random method, random number: The nextInt(n) method in Random will return an int at least 0, and less than n. E.g. nun.nextInt(10) will return a number between 0 and 9. Math.random() returns a double at least 0, but less than 1. If you multiply this number you can get a larger range....

Java: How to read finger prints in java, finger prints, finger printing
finger prints, finger printing, java one: This depends on what API there is available to use the device. Chances are the API has a c++ programming interface, but not a java one. If this is the case you can use JNI to connect a java application to a c++ library, but doing so will require knowledge...

Java: how to retrive mails uisng java, public mail, typical isp
public mail, typical isp, class mail: Bala, how to retrieve mails using java??? If you want to retrieve e-mail from a standards-compliant e-mail server, such as a typical ISP POP3 server, then you can use two different approaches: 1. Read about the POP3 protocol (RFC 1939) and then...

Java: Thread execution order, thread execution, detail explanation
thread execution, detail explanation, thread class: The details on how start() works is platform dependent. In many cases, start() will return and the rest of your code will continue before run() is executed. At any point after you call start(), run() will be called on a different thread, this may happen in...

Java: static method polymorphism?, public static string, static methods
public static string, static methods, static method: Izzzz - I wonder if the static methods can be overide/overload (polymorphism)? Somewhat. Java static methods support the same kind of overloading that normal methods do. For example, public class MyClass { static int reverse(int...

Java: Applet in Opera, java demo applet, java web start
java demo applet, java web start, opera browser: If tooltips are not working for you, you have a few options: 1. You can use Java web start instead of an Applet, doing so will run java in its own window, but many browsers are set up to ask the user to either save or open the file instead of simply opening...

Java: Ask about java, java run time, java programs
java run time, java programs, application programs: Java can be used to design applications that run directly on an end user s computer. Java programs do require a Java run time to be installed in order to run, however there are executable wrappers that are available that can do automatically install this....

Java: appln development, Netbeans, Java ME
Netbeans, Java ME: Netbeans 6.1 supports Java s embedded ME platform very nicely via plugins. You can see Netbeans mobile features here: http://www.netbeans.org/features/javame/index.html When downloading Netbeans make sure to get the one that actually has the Java ME...

Java: something basic, amd processors, 64 bit processors
amd processors, 64 bit processors, linux powerpc: Tho - Again powerPC processor if it runs a windows or a linux OS, the Win + PowerPC will hav a Win specific JVM and linux + PowerPC will hav a linux specific JVM.... Is this right? Not quite right. The JVM must be built for the operating...

Java: Checkbox tableheader, custom column, col3
custom column, col3, jtable: Madzmar, To put a checkbox into a JTable s header, you need to set a custom header renderer on the TableColumn object. The steps are: 1. Create a class that extends JCheckBox and implements TableCellRenderer. In that class, you must have the...

Java: Core Java, object oriented languages, composition objects
object oriented languages, composition objects, what is aggregation: Pratik, Aggregation is the practice of collecting several objects under one object. For example, if I have a class called List that implements a linked list, and I add seven objects to the list, then I have aggregated those seven objects under one...

Java: Core Java and Java ME, mobile information device profile, mobile information device
mobile information device profile, mobile information device, networking window: Shreyasi, I want to know whether there is any difference between Core Java and Java ME.If so what is the difference? Core Java is a term used for the Java Standard Edition, Java SE. It is the core Java language and standard packages. The current...

Java: Creating GUI using different classes, class instances, swing components
class instances, swing components, class1: This depends on how reusable you want your components to be. Simply passing your main class as a parameter when you create the other components is an option. If you want a more generic flexible solution, you would use listeners. Each component would notify...

Java: CustomTableHeader, java swing components, swing jfc
java swing components, swing jfc, jcheckbox: Madzmar, i would like to ask how can i enable my checkbox in the table header... you previously gave me a sample on putting a class that extends as jcheckbox and implements tablecellrenderer. I did it successfully but when i try to click...

Java: core java, j2se jdk, java development kit
j2se jdk, java development kit, shell box: Pratap, To compile this program, you must first install the Java 2 Standard Edition Java Development Kit (J2SE JDK). You can download it from Sun s web site: http://java.sun.com/javase/downloads/index.jsp Follow the installation instructions. Install...

Java: core java, class myclass, java package
class myclass, java package, core java: Pratap, You do not need to use the package statement. Simple programs do not need to be in a package. Also, Console.writeline is almost correct for C#, but is not correct for Java. Here is how your program should look: public class MyClass...

Java: core java, javac command, java note
javac command, java note, java package: Pratap, Your code has several problems, which I ll describe below. You do not need the CLASSPATH variable to compile a simple program. For simple programs like this one, you should not use the package statement at all. You should have two files:...

Java: core java-package, correct directory, java package
correct directory, java package, core java: You should create a directory and put the source code in there. Then compile from the base directory. The compiled code will be placed in the directory. If you try and compile without placing the source in the correct directory, your compilation may fail if...

Java: Design patterns, code conventions, design patterns
code conventions, design patterns, doc html: There are many design patterns for various purposes. If you were more precise on what you were looking for I might be able to help. For basic syntax, make sure you follow the code conventions: http://java.sun.com/docs/codeconv/html/CodeConvTOC.doc.htm...

Java: Dragging Vector-made pictures around the Panel, awt event, java awt
awt event, java awt, int dy: Although I don t have all your code (missing Punkt and Formeln classes), what you probably want to do is add a mouse drag listener. To do this you need a class that implements the MouseMotionListener (or just extends MouseMotionAdapter class). Add the mouseDragged...

Java: difference between C and java, java runtime environment, java byte code
java runtime environment, java byte code, object oriented language: The main difference between C and Java compilers is that C compilers produce system byte code that can be executed directly but the Java compiler produces Java byte code which must be run (interpreted) in the Java runtime environment (JRE). This allows Java...

Java: error, serversocket, custom networking
serversocket, custom networking, gajendra: Gajendra, why error comes jvm_bind This error happens when you try to open a Socket or ServerSocket on a port that is already used. For example, look at the following code: try { ServerSocket ss = new ServerSocket(4112);...

Java: J2ME text to speech, java speech api, text to speech
Java: J2ME text to speech, java speech api, text to speech, free version

Java: Java Download Failed, standalone java
Java: Java Download Failed, standalone java

Java: Reg : Image Encryption & Decryption
Java: Reg : Image Encryption & Decryption

Java: hai, java runtime environment, java development kit
java runtime environment, java development kit, several different ways: Tho - if i want to use a new java API, it will be having some jar files associated with it.in which folder should i place it? There are several different ways to handle Java API jars. The simplest thing is to place the jars into the extensions...

Java: INSTALLING THE RIGHT VERSION JAVA, java, install
java, install, web: The best way to install the latest version of Java is to go to the Java website: http://www.java.com/ Click on the blue Free Java Download button, then click the next blue Free Java Download button and save the executable file to your computer. Run...

Java: J2ME text to speech, speech api, conversay
speech api, conversay, java speech: Siddarth, There is a standard Java API for speech handling (both output and input), the Java Speech API. You can read about it here: http://java.sun.com/products/java-media/speech/index.jsp Unfortunately, JSAPI 1.0 is not a standard part of the J2ME....

Java: Java Download Failed, manual jsp, jre
manual jsp, jre, java sun: Tanya, That s tricky. I don t know why the download would fail each time; perhaps it is a problem with your ISP cutting off large downloads. If you are experiencing this problem with one browser, the first thing to try is switching to another browser....

Java: What is Java MIDP 2.0 or Enlarge, mobile information device profile, mobile information device
mobile information device profile, mobile information device, midp 2: Answer to 1: MIDP 2.0, combined with Connected Limited Device Configuration (CLDC), is the defacto standard for mobile Java devices as far as I can tell. In my experience, however, standards are rarely standard. When something follows a standard it is an...