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How to say Dance In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
踊るおどる
Pronunciation: odoru
How to Say It Outloud: oh-doh-roo
Usage: Verb
Example Sentence Japanese:彼女はよく踊ります。
Example Sentence English:She often dances.
KanjiKatakana
ダンスダンス
Pronunciation: dansu
How to Say It Outloud: dahn-soo
Usage: Noun
Example Sentence Japanese:彼はダンスを習っています。
Example Sentence English:He is taking dance lessons.
KanjiHiragana
舞うまう
Pronunciation: mau
How to Say It Outloud: mah-oo
Usage: Verb
Example Sentence Japanese:桜の花びらが風に舞う。
Example Sentence English:The cherry blossom petals dance in the wind.
KanjiHiragana
舞踊ぶよう
Pronunciation: buyou
How to Say It Outloud: boo-yoh
Usage: Noun
Example Sentence Japanese:彼女は日本舞踊を勉強しています。
Example Sentence English:She is studying Japanese dance.

Dictionary

踊りおどりCommon wordjlpt-n4
Noun
  • dance
踊るおどるCommon wordjlpt-n4
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to dance (orig. a hopping dance)
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to be manipulated; to dance to someone's tune
ダンスダンスCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
Suru verb
Intransitive verb
  • dance; dancing
Wikipedia definition
  • Dance
舞うまうCommon wordjlpt-n1
Godan verb with 'u' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to dance (orig. a whirling dance)
Godan verb with 'u' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to whirl (in the wind); to flutter (about); to swirl; to fly; to circle; to wheel
ダンス・パーティーダンスパーティー
Noun
  • dance; ball; dance party
Wikipedia definition
  • Dance party
舞踏ぶとうCommon word
Noun
Suru verb
Intransitive verb
  • dance (esp. Western style); dancing
舞まいCommon word
Noun
  • dancing; dance
舞踊ぶようCommon word
Noun
  • dancing; dance
舞踏会ぶとうかい
Noun
  • ball; dance
Wikipedia definition
  • Ball (dance)
所作事しょさごと
Noun
  • dance (in kabuki); dance play
奏でるかなでる
Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
  • to play an instrument (esp. string instruments)
Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
  • to dance
踊り出すおどりだす
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to begin to dance; to break into a dance
獅子舞ししまい
Noun
  • lion dance; traditional dance performed by one or more dancers wearing a guardian lion costume
Wikipedia definition
  • Lion dance
振り付けふりつけCommon word
Noun
Suru verb
  • choreography; dance composition; dance coaching
ステップを踏むステップをふむ
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
  • to dance; to perform dance steps
舞を舞うまいをまう
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Godan verb with 'u' ending
  • to dance; to perform a dance
盆踊りぼんおどりCommon word
Noun
  • Bon Festival dance; Lantern Festival dance
舞い躍るまいおどる
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
  • to dance
演舞えんぶCommon word
Noun
Suru verb
  • dance performance
タップダンスタップダンス
Noun
  • tap dance
Wikipedia definition
  • Tap dance

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