Denshi Jisho (jisho.org) – An online dictionary

Okay, we have learnt about dictionaries for use with browsers, a dictionary for your mobile phone, and also an offline dictionary for your computer. Now why would you need an online dictionary? Well, because in many respects, it is better than the others. We are talking about jisho.org here. Denshi Jisho, as jisho.org is called,…

Tagaini Jisho

I have talked about Rikaichan and Rikaikun in this blog before. But both of these are browser extensions, they can only be used when viewing a web page. What about a standalone dictionary which can be used offline? Enter Tagaini Jisho: Tagaini Jisho is a powerful English-Japanese and Japanese-English dictionary and kanji lookup tool. It also…

Suiteki : Japanese dictionary on your (dumb)phone.

Suiteki is a fully functional and awesome English to Japanese and Japanese to English dictionary and Kanji dictionary for mobile phones. It can be installed on any phone supporting Java (J2ME) applications. Or simply put, if you have “Applications” in your phone, you could most probably install Suiteki on your phone. Browse the screenshots to get an idea about…

Rikaichan and Rikaikun

If you didn’t think that I am going to talk about a boy and a girl with the same name, you are probably already familiar with these!Rikaichan is an extension for the popular browser Mozilla Firefox. As the official description says: Japanese to English/German/French/Russian dictionary. Just hover the mouse on top of a word, and…