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How to say Bubble In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
泡あわ
Pronunciation: awa
How to Say It Outloud: ah-wah
Usage: A general term for bubbles such as soap bubbles, bubbles in water, etc.
Example Sentence Japanese:お風呂にたくさんの泡がありました。
Example Sentence English:There were many bubbles in the bath.
HiraganaKatakana
バブルバブル
Pronunciation: baburu
How to Say It Outloud: bah-boo-roo
Usage: Often used to describe an economic bubble or the bubble state of the economy.
Example Sentence Japanese:日本のバブル経済は1990年代に崩壊しました。
Example Sentence English:Japan's bubble economy burst in the 1990s.

Dictionary

泡あわCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • bubble; foam; froth; suds; lather; head (on beer)
Wikipedia definition
  • Foam
バブルバブルCommon word
Noun
  • bubble
Noun
  • bubble economy
Wikipedia definition
  • Bubble
水ぶくれみずぶくれ
Noun
  • blister
気泡きほう
Noun
  • (air) bubble (esp. in a liquid)
水泡すいほう
Noun
  • foam; bubble
Noun
  • nothing
泡立つあわだつ
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to bubble; to foam; to froth
バブル現象バブルげんしょう
Noun
  • bubble
泡ぶくあわぶく
Noun
  • bubble (esp. of saliva); foam; froth
シャボン玉シャボンだまCommon word
Noun
  • soap bubble
Wikipedia definition
  • Soap bubble
水の泡みずのあわ
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Noun
  • bubble on the surface of water
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Noun
  • (coming to) nothing; naught
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Noun
  • something short-lived
鬆す
Noun
  • cavity (in old root vegetables, tofu, metal casting, etc.); pore; hollow; bubble; blowhole
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • porous; pithy; spongy
マークシートマークシートCommon word
Noun
  • computer-scored answer sheet; optical answer sheet; scantron; bubble sheet
泡箱あわばこ
Noun
  • bubble chamber
Wikipedia definition
  • Bubble chamber
気泡緩衝材きほうかんしょうざい
Noun
  • bubble wrap
Wikipedia definition
  • Bubble wrap
泡が立つあわがたつ
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
  • to bubble; to foam; to froth
蛸壷たこつぼ
Noun
  • octopus pot
Noun
  • foxhole (in a battlefield)
Noun
  • bubble; echo chamber
泡沫うたかた
Noun
  • bubble on surface of liquid
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
Noun
  • ephemeral; transient
泡沫景気ほうまつけいき
Noun
  • bubble boom; ephemeral boom
玉浮きたまうき
Noun
  • bubble float (angling); bobber
立つたつCommon wordjlpt-n2jlpt-n5
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to stand (up); to rise; to get to one's feet; to stand on end (e.g. of hairs); to stick up
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to stand (in a position; of a person, tree, building, etc.); to be situated (in, on)
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to be (in difficulties, the lead, etc.); to put oneself (in a position or situation); to take up (a position, post, etc.); to position oneself
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to leave (to do something)
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to depart (on a journey, trip, etc.); to leave; to set off; to start
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to get stuck (into; of an arrow, thorn etc.); to pierce
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to develop (of a haze, waves, etc.); to form (of steam, bubbles, etc.); to appear (of a rainbow, clouds, etc.); to rise (of smoke, waves, etc.); to begin to blow (of a wind, breeze, etc.)
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to spread (of a rumour, reputation, etc.); to be become widely known
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to stand (for election); to run
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to take action; to act; to rise (up); to rouse oneself
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to have an erection; to become erect (e.g. of nipples)
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to be established (of a policy, plan, objective, etc.); to be formed
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to be valid (of an argument, logic, etc.); to hold up; to hold water; to stand up (e.g. of evidence); to be logical; to be reasonable
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to be sustained (of a living, business, etc.); to be maintained; to survive; to be preserved (of one's reputation, honour, etc.); to be saved
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to start (of a season); to begin
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to be held (of a market)
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to shut (of a door, shoji, etc.); to be shut; to be closed
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to be (the result of a division)

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