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How to say Assassin In Japanese?

KanjiHiraganaKatakana
暗殺者あんさつしゃアンサツシャ
Pronunciation: ansatsu-sha
How to Say It Outloud: an-sa-tsu-sha
Usage: Commonly used to refer to an assassin or someone who kills covertly.
Example Sentence Japanese:彼は有名な暗殺者でした。
Example Sentence English:He was a famous assassin.
KanjiHiraganaKatakana
刺客しかくシカク
Pronunciation: shikaku
How to Say It Outloud: shi-ka-ku
Usage: Used to denote a hitman or performer of an assassination, often historical or literary context.
Example Sentence Japanese:刺客が王を暗殺する計画を立てていた。
Example Sentence English:The assassin planned to kill the king.
Katakana
アサシン
Pronunciation: asashin
How to Say It Outloud: a-sa-shin
Usage: A transliteration of the English word 'assassin,' used in modern contexts like video games.
Example Sentence Japanese:彼はゲームでアサシンを選んだ。
Example Sentence English:He chose the assassin in the game.

Dictionary

暗殺者あんさつしゃ
Noun
  • assassin
刺客しかく
Noun
  • assassin
兇手きょうしゅ
Noun
  • assassin
兇漢きょうかん
Noun
  • villain; outlaw; assassin
人斬りひときり
Noun
  • assassination; assassin
アサシンアサシン
Noun
  • assassin
刺椿象さしがめ
Noun
  • assassin bug (any insect of family Reduviidae)
Wikipedia definition
  • Reduviidae
脂刺椿象やにさしがめ
Noun
  • assassin bug (Velinus nodipes)
凶弾に倒れるきょうだんにたおれる
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Ichidan verb
  • to be shot dead by an assassin
暗殺あんさつCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
Suru verb
Transitive verb
  • assassination
Wikipedia definition
  • Assassination
忍者にんじゃ
Noun
  • ninja; person trained in ninjutsu and employed for covert purposes in feudal Japan
Wikipedia definition
  • Ninja
凶弾きょうだん
Noun
  • assassin's bullet
名誉毀損めいよきそん
Noun
  • libel; defamation; slander; character assassination
Wikipedia definition
  • Defamation
暗殺事件あんさつじけん
Noun
  • assassination
寝首をかくねくびをかく
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
  • to cut off the head of a sleeping person; to assassinate someone while they sleep
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
  • to catch someone off their guard by setting traps
相沢事件あいざわじけん
Noun
  • Aizawa incident (assassination of Major General Tetsuzan Nagata by Lieutenant Colonel Saburo Aizawa; August 12, 1935)
Wikipedia definition
  • Military Academy Incident
忍術にんじゅつ
Noun
  • ninjutsu; combat and stealth techniques used by ninja for espionage, sabotage, assassination, etc.
Wikipedia definition
  • Ninjutsu
虎ノ門事件とらのもんじけん
Noun
  • Toranomon Incident (assassination attempt on Prince Regent Hirohito; December 27, 1923)
Wikipedia definition
  • Toranomon Incident
弑するしいする
Suru verb - special class
Transitive verb
  • to kill (one's master, king, father, etc.); to murder; to assassinate
大逆事件だいぎゃくじけん
Noun
  • High Treason Incident (socialist-anarchist plot to assassinate Emperor Meiji in 1910)

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