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Published: 11 September 2003

1,040 Pages | 1 table


ISBN: 9780198607489

Bookseller Code (RB)

Pocket Kenkyusha Japanese Dictionary

New Edition

Edited by Shigeru Takebayashi and Kazuhiko Nagai

  • Essential reference: covering over 45,000 words and phrases and 64,000 translations, this dictionary is designed specifically for English-speakers learning Japanese
  • Easy-to-use: clear, concise translations, with headwords and examples given in both romanized and script form
  • Pinpoint the translation you need: thousands of example phrases help you find the right translation, with slang, formal, and derogatory terms clearly marked
  • Cultural information: useful lists on a range of topics including the government, political parties, and historical periods of Japan
  • Extra guidance: comprehensive supplements offer help with pronunciation, grammar, numbers, and days of the week