Denshi Jisho — Online Japanese dictionary
- Automatic conversion from roman characters to kana.
- Bundle search terms with quotation marks (") to search for phrases. Like this: "to eat"
- Use Japanese and English in the same query to make your search more precise.
- Use the wildcards * (zero or more characters) and ? (exactly one character).
- English or Japanese input mode doesn't matter. Asterisks, question marks, spaces and quotation marks work from both input modes.
- Hover over a Japanese word with kanji when viewing the result of a word search to show a larger version.
ASCII safe link to this page: http://www.jisho.org/words?Japanese=hoshi&eng=&dict=edict