Learn Japanese Color Words
If you are looking for a place to build on your basic Japanese vocabulary - especially when it comes to learning the Japanese colors, then you've come to the right place! Below is a list of several colors and their Japanese translations for you to look through. There are also some color related words and phrases as well with their English translations. Now everyone can learn the Japanese words for colors and start saying their colors in Japanese too with our Japanese to English colors dictionary!
Beyond the list of Japanese to English color words you'll also find a comment section where you can let us know you stopped by, plus some helpful Amazon learning resources that can teach you more about Japanese colors. There's also some links to some Japanese-themed articles, if you'd like to learn a little more about the country, its food, or its influence around the world.
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Japanese to English Color Words and Phrases:
Whether you are learning about Japanese color words in Japan, taking an online Japanese class, or plan to enrol yourself in Japanese language immersion school, our Japanese to English dictionary is always being updated with new Japanese color words which makes it an excellent supplement for those trying to learn how to speak Japanese.
(Words in bold added during the last update. Latest additions can also been seen on our Twitter page: LearnJapaneseCL.)
Colors in Japanese:
Aoi - Blue
Aka/Akai - Red
Chairo - Brown
Daidaiiro - Orange
Haiiro - Grey
Kiiro - Yellow
Kimidori - Light green
Kuroi - Black
Midori - Green
Mizuiro - Light Blue
Momoiro - Pink
Murasaki - Purple
Shiroi - White
Color Related Words in Japanese:
Iro - Colors
Color Related Phrases in Japanese:
Sakana wa akai desu - The fish is red
Sukina iro wa nan desu ka - What is your favorite color?
(Unmei no) akai ito - Red thread (of fate)
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The Japanese to English Dictionary featured at the Chromlea Language Tutor may contain some errors in the Japanese language. It is to be seen with a grain of salt, as all the content is from actual user submissions and not checked for grammatical / spelling accuracy (though we do correct our content as we are informed of errors). We wish you the best with your learning Japanese and hope you can find this site helpful in your Japanese language study.