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How to say Doctor In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
医者いしゃ
Pronunciation: isha
How to Say It Outloud: ee-shah
Usage: Commonly used for a medical doctor.
Example Sentence Japanese:私の父は医者です。
Example Sentence English:My father is a doctor.
Katakana
ドクター
Pronunciation: dokutā
How to Say It Outloud: doh-koo-tah
Usage: Used more for titles or in a more formal context.
Example Sentence Japanese:そのドクターは有名です。
Example Sentence English:That doctor is famous.
KanjiHiragana
博士はかせ
Pronunciation: hakase
How to Say It Outloud: hah-kah-seh
Usage: Can refer to an academic doctor (PhD) or a specialist in a particular field.
Example Sentence Japanese:彼は医学の博士です。
Example Sentence English:He is a doctor of medicine.

Dictionary

医師いしCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • doctor; physician
Wikipedia definition
  • Physician
医者いしゃCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • doctor; physician
お医者さんおいしゃさんCommon word
Noun
  • doctor
博士はかせCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • expert; learned person
Noun
Noun, used as a suffix
  • doctor; PhD; Dr.
Noun
  • instructor at the imperial court (ritsuryō period)
Noun
  • pitch and length marks (to accompany a Buddhist liturgical chant, etc.)
Wikipedia definition
  • Doctor (title)
博はくCommon word
Noun, used as a suffix
  • doctor; PhD
Noun, used as a suffix
  • exposition; fair; exhibition
医いCommon word
Noun
  • medicine; the healing art; healing; curing
Noun
Noun, used as a suffix
  • doctor
ドクタードクターCommon word
Noun
  • doctor
Wikipedia definition
  • Doctor
医伯いはく
Noun
  • doctor
刀圭とうけい
Noun
  • doctor
お医者様おいしゃさま
Noun
  • doctor; physician
刀圭家とうけいか
Noun
  • doctor
はくしCommon word
Noun
Noun, used as a suffix
  • doctor; PhD; Dr.
誤魔化すごまかすCommon wordjlpt-n1
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
  • to deceive; to cheat; to swindle
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
  • to falsify; to misrepresent; to lie about; to tamper with; to doctor; to cook
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
  • to evade (a question, taxes, etc.); to dodge; to gloss over (a mistake, fault, etc.); to smooth over; to get one's way out of (a difficult situation); to explain away
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
  • to embezzle; to pocket
先生せんせいCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • teacher; instructor; master
Noun
Noun, used as a suffix
  • sensei; title or form of address for a teacher, master, doctor, lawyer, etc.
Noun
  • intimate or teasing form of address
Noun
  • one's elder
Wikipedia definition
  • Sensei
くすし
Noun
  • doctor
医員いいん
Noun
  • medical staff; doctor
名医めいい
Noun
  • noted doctor; excellent physician
無医村むいそん
Noun
  • village lacking a doctor; doctorless village
主治医しゅじいCommon word
Noun
  • attending physician; physician in charge; (one's) family doctor
藪医者やぶいしゃ
Noun
  • inept doctor; bad doctor; poor doctor; quack

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