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How to say Cup In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
杯さかずき
Pronunciation: sakazuki
How to Say It Outloud: sah-kah-zoo-kee
Usage: Often used for traditional Japanese cups, especially for sake.
Example Sentence Japanese:彼は酒を杯に注いだ。
Example Sentence English:He poured sake into the cup.
KanjiKatakana
コップコップ
Pronunciation: koppu
How to Say It Outloud: koh-ppu
Usage: A general term for a cup or glass used in everyday settings.
Example Sentence Japanese:私はコップ一杯の水を飲みました。
Example Sentence English:I drank a cup of water.
HiraganaKatakana
カップカップ
Pronunciation: kappu
How to Say It Outloud: kah-ppu
Usage: Refers to a cup, often used for measuring or holding beverages.
Example Sentence Japanese:カップでコーヒーを飲みます。
Example Sentence English:I drink coffee in a cup.

Dictionary

カップカップCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • cup (drinking vessel, measure, brassiere, prize, etc.)
Wikipedia definition
  • Cup
茶わんちゃわんCommon wordjlpt-n2jlpt-n5
Noun
  • rice bowl; tea cup; teacup
Wikipedia definition
  • Chawan
お代わりおかわりCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
Suru verb
Transitive verb
  • another helping; second helping; seconds; refill
  • other paw!
一杯いっぱいCommon wordjlpt-n4
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • one cup (of); one glass (of); one bowl (of); cupful; glassful; bowlful; spoonful
Noun
  • one drink (of alcohol)
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
Noun, used as a suffix
  • full; filled (with); brimming (with); crowded; packed
Adverb (fukushi)
Noun, used as a suffix
  • fully; to capacity; to the maximum; as much as possible
Adverb (fukushi)
  • a lot; much; many
Noun, used as a suffix
Adverb (fukushi)
  • all of ...; the entire ...
Noun
  • one (squid, octopus, crab, etc.)
Noun
  • one (boat)
Place
  • Ippai
はい
Noun
  • sake cup; cup for alcoholic beverages
Counter
  • counter for cupfuls, bowlfuls, spoonfuls, etc.
Counter
  • counter for boats
Counter
  • counter for octopuses and squid
Noun, used as a suffix
  • cup; championship
一服いっぷく
Noun
Suru verb
Transitive verb
  • a puff; a smoke; a cup of tea
Noun
Suru verb
Intransitive verb
  • (short) rest; break
Noun
  • one dose (of medicine or poison)
Noun
Suru verb
Intransitive verb
  • (brief) lull
祝杯しゅくはい
Noun
  • toast; congratulatory cup
杯さかずきCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • sake cup; cup for alcoholic beverages
Place
  • Sakadzuki
壷つぼCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • pot; jar; vase
Noun
  • dice cup
Noun
  • depression; basin (e.g. of a waterfall)
Noun
  • aim; what one wants; the mark
Noun
  • key point (of a conversation, etc.); essence
Noun
  • acupuncture point; moxibustion point; pressure point
Noun
  • position on the fingerboard (of a shamisen, koto, etc.)
Noun
  • target (when aiming an arrow)
Wikipedia definition
  • Hu (vessel)
コーヒーカップコーヒーカップCommon word
Noun
  • coffee cup
Wikipedia definition
  • Coffee cup
苦手にがてCommon wordjlpt-n3
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
Noun
  • poor (at); weak (in); not very good (at)
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
Noun
  • not one's cup of tea; not one's favorite
原発不明がんげんぱつふめいがん
Noun
  • cancer of unknown primary; CUP
コップ座コップざ
Noun
  • Crater (constellation); the Cup
Wikipedia definition
  • Crater (constellation)
固めの杯かためのさかずき
Noun
  • cup of sake used to drink to the establishment of a partnership, commitment to marriage, etc.; nuptial cup of sake
ホールCommon word
Noun
  • hole
Noun
  • hole; cup
Noun
  • (electron) hole
酒杯しゅはい
Noun
  • sake cup; wine cup
金杯きんぱい
Noun
  • gold cup; gilded cup; goblet
賜杯しはいCommon word
Noun
  • Emperor's cup; trophy given by the Emperor
吸い飲みすいのみ
Noun
  • convalescent feeding cup; spout cup
苦杯くはい
Noun
  • bitter cup; bitter experience; bitter defeat; ordeal

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