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How to say Devil In Japanese?

KanjiHiraganaKatakana
悪魔あくまアクマ
Pronunciation: akuma
How to Say It Outloud: ah-koo-mah
Usage: Commonly used to refer to a devil or demon in mythology, literature, and religious context.
Example Sentence Japanese:その悪魔はとても恐ろしい。
Example Sentence English:That devil is very terrifying.
KanjiHiraganaKatakana
魔王まおうマオウ
Pronunciation: maou
How to Say It Outloud: mah-oh
Usage: Refers to a demon king or overlord in fantasy settings such as video games, manga, and anime.
Example Sentence Japanese:魔王を倒さなければならない。
Example Sentence English:We must defeat the demon king.
KanjiHiraganaKatakana
鬼おにオニ
Pronunciation: oni
How to Say It Outloud: oh-nee
Usage: Often used to describe a demon or ogre in Japanese folklore and traditional stories.
Example Sentence Japanese:鬼が出るぞ!
Example Sentence English:A demon will appear!
KanjiHiraganaKatakana
邪神じゃしんジャシン
Pronunciation: jashin
How to Say It Outloud: jah-sheen
Usage: Used to refer to an evil deity or dark god in mythological and fantasy contexts.
Example Sentence Japanese:邪神が目覚めた。
Example Sentence English:The dark god has awakened.

Dictionary

悪魔あくまCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • devil; demon; fiend
Noun
  • Satan; the Devil
Noun
  • Māra; evil spirits or forces that hinder one's path to enlightenment
Wikipedia definition
  • Devil
魔まCommon word
Noun
  • demon; devil; evil spirit; evil influence
Noun, used as a suffix
  • -crazed person; -obsessed person; fiend
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • dreaded; terrible; awful; dreadful
魔王まおう
Noun
  • Satan; the Devil; the Prince of Darkness
Noun
  • king of the demons who try to prevent people from doing good
Wikipedia definition
  • Archenemy
邪鬼じゃき
Noun
  • devil; imp; evil spirit
魔神まじん
Noun
  • devil; evil spirit; genie
悪鬼あっき
Noun
  • evil spirit; demon; devil
魔物まもの
Noun
  • demon; devil; evil spirit; monster; goblin; apparition
デビルデビル
Noun
  • devil; demon
Noun
  • the Devil; Satan
餓鬼がき
Noun
  • brat; kid; urchin; little devil
Noun
  • preta; hungry ghost
Wikipedia definition
  • Preta
極重悪人ごくじゅうあくにん
Noun
  • utter villain; atrocious fiend; devil
憑き物つきもの
Noun
  • evil spirit (that possesses someone); demon; devil
極悪人ごくあくにん
Noun
  • utter villain; atrocious fiend; devil
ディアボロディアブロ
Noun
  • Satan; the Devil
Wikipedia definition
  • Diabolo
ルシファールシファー
Noun
  • Lucifer; the Devil; Satan
Noun
  • Lucifer; Venus; the Morning Star
Noun
  • devil; demon
Full name
  • Lucifer
Wikipedia definition
  • Lucifer
悪運あくうん
Noun
  • undeserved good luck; luck of the devil; dumb luck
Noun
  • bad luck
狸たぬきCommon word
Noun
  • tanuki (Nyctereutes procyonoides); raccoon dog
Noun
  • sly dog; sly old fox; sly fox; cunning devil; sly person
Wikipedia definition
  • Raccoon dog
鬼面きめん
Noun
  • mask of a devil; startling appearance; devil's face
外道げどう
Noun
  • tirthika; non-Buddhist teachings; non-Buddhist
Noun
  • heterodoxy; unorthodoxy; heresy; heretic
Noun
  • demon; devil; fiend; brute; wretch
Noun
  • type of fish one did not intend to catch
Full name
  • Gedou
Wikipedia definition
  • Tirthika
瑠璃雀鯛るりすずめだい
Noun
  • sapphire devil (Chrysiptera cyanea, damselfish from the Indo-West Pacific)
Wikipedia definition
  • Chrysiptera cyanea
ルシフェルルシフェル
Noun
  • Lucifer; the Devil; Satan
Noun
  • Lucifer; Venus; the Morning Star
Noun
  • devil; demon

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