Japanese - English Dictionary

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2.12.19for iPhone, iPad and more
29 Ratings
283.9 MB
Jun 27, 2023
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About Jishokun

This is a Japanese - English, English - Japanese dictionary.
The app supports Japanese-Japanese, Japanese-English, English-Japanese, English - English and synonyms and antonyms. It's very easy to use. Just type in the word you want to look up and press search! You can also search for kanji with handwriting!

When you search with the english-japanese dictionary, you can hear the pronunciation of the english word (if it is available) by clicking the play button next to the search button.
You can translate text by selecting "Translate", typing the text you want translated and press "search". You can also press the play button to hear the pronunciation of the translated text.

To see stroke order, swipe to the right and select "stroke order". You can also search foe kanji by radicals by selecting "kanji search".

You can add words that you look up often the word list. Open the list by sliding the main view to the left.
Click the "+" button to add words. Delete words by sliding on the word and press delete.

Slide from to the right to open the menu. Under settings you can change text size, default dictionary etc.

This app uses wwwjdict/tatoeba project/denshijisho/ruigohako/wikipedia

wwwjdict: http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/~jwb/cgi-bin/wwwjdic.cgi nihongo

wordnet: http://nlpwww.nict.go.jp/wn-ja/

wiktionary: https://ja.wiktionary.org

Kanjivg: http://kanjivg.tagaini.net/

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What's New in the Latest Version 2.12.19

Last updated on Jun 27, 2023
Old Versions
Added GDPR consent for EU citizens
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Version History
Jun 27, 2023
Added GDPR consent for EU citizens
Oct 10, 2022
Bug fixes
Fixed view position for new devices
Sep 4, 2022
Minor bug fixes.
Feb 21, 2022
Fixed translation bug
Other minor fixes
Apr 27, 2021
Implemented App Transparency Framework
Bug fixes
Apr 13, 2021
Performance improvements
Bug fixes
Dec 23, 2020
Fixed bug which caused ads to not be removed when purchasing subscription
Other various bug fixes
Dec 16, 2020
Fixed OCR bug
Fixed menu not showing correct on some devices.
Dec 14, 2020
Fixed translate
Fixed layout bugs for iPhone 12
May 21, 2020
- Support for dark mode
- Minor bug fixes
Mar 17, 2020
Fixed bug where menu would not appear correctly
Various other fixes
Mar 10, 2020
Fixed wordbook search bug
Other minor fixes
Feb 27, 2020
Added in app purchase to remove ads
Fixed name dictionary crash on iPad
Other various improvements
Feb 12, 2020
Fixed bug with translation
Fixed rare bug which caused kanji search not to open
Feb 6, 2020
Fixed kanji search
Various other bug fixes
Jan 16, 2020
Furigana is now displayed correctly
Fixed bug that caused japanese dictionary to display symbols for some words
Other various small improvements
Jan 8, 2020
Fixed some minor dictionary bugs
New add-ons view
Minor bug fixes
Jan 3, 2020
- Fixed English - English dictionary
- Fixed bug that caused the app to crash while searching.
- Other minor fixes
Dec 12, 2019
Fixed bug in kanji search
Dec 3, 2019
Fixed bug which caused handwriting in kanji dictionary to not function correctly
Nov 24, 2019
Fixed rare crash on startup
Name dictionary fix
Nov 23, 2019
Fixed name and proverb dictionary
Support for iOS 13
Jul 29, 2019
Japanese dictionary improvements
May 2, 2019
Fixed translation bug
Other bug fixes
Mar 26, 2019
Added speech training
Minor bug fixes

Jishokun FAQ

Click here to learn how to download Jishokun in restricted country or region.
Check the following list to see the minimum requirements of Jishokun.
Requires iOS 11.2 or later.
Requires iPadOS 11.2 or later.
iPod touch
Requires iOS 11.2 or later.
Jishokun supports English, Japanese
Jishokun contains in-app purchases. Please check the pricing plan as below:
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