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How to say House In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
家いえ
Pronunciation: ie
How to Say It Outloud: ee-eh
Usage: Refers to a physical house or home.
Example Sentence Japanese:私の家は大きいです。
Example Sentence English:My house is big.
KanjiHiragana
家うち
Pronunciation: uchi
How to Say It Outloud: oo-chee
Usage: Refers to one's own home or household, often implying a sense of belonging.
Example Sentence Japanese:うちに帰ります。
Example Sentence English:I am going home.
KanjiHiragana
住宅じゅうたく
Pronunciation: jūtaku
How to Say It Outloud: jyoo-tah-koo
Usage: Refers to a residential building or housing in a more formal context.
Example Sentence Japanese:新しい住宅が建設中です。
Example Sentence English:A new residential building is under construction.
KanjiHiragana
家屋かおく
Pronunciation: kaoku
How to Say It Outloud: ka-oh-koo
Usage: Refers to a house or building, often in a more formal or literary context.
Example Sentence Japanese:この地域には古い家屋が多いです。
Example Sentence English:There are many old houses in this area.
KanjiHiragana
住居じゅうきょ
Pronunciation: jūkyo
How to Say It Outloud: jyoo-kyoh
Usage: Refers to a dwelling or residence, used in legal or formal contexts.
Example Sentence Japanese:新しい住居を探しています。
Example Sentence English:I am looking for a new residence.

Dictionary

家いえCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • house; residence; dwelling
Noun
  • family; household
Noun
  • lineage; family name
家屋かおくCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
  • house; building
Wikipedia definition
  • House
宅たくCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
Noun, used as a suffix
  • house; home
Noun
  • one's house; one's home
Noun
  • one's husband
住まいすまいCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
  • dwelling; house; residence; address
Noun, used as a suffix
Noun
  • living; life
邸宅ていたくCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • (large) house; residence; mansion
人家じんか
Noun
  • house; dwelling; human habitation
宿やどCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • lodging; inn; hotel
Noun
  • house; home; dwelling
Noun
  • home of a servant's parents (or guarantor, etc.)
参議院さんぎいんCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • House of Councillors (upper house of the National Diet of Japan)
Wikipedia definition
  • House of Councillors
衆議院しゅうぎいんCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • House of Representatives (lower house of the National Diet of Japan)
Wikipedia definition
  • House of Representatives of Japan
かんjlpt-n1
Noun
Noun, used as a suffix
  • (large) building; public building; hall
けCommon word
Suffix
  • house; family
ハウスハウスCommon word
Noun
  • house
Noun
  • plastic greenhouse
Noun
  • house music
  • go to your kennel (cage, bed, etc.)!
部族ぶぞくCommon word
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • tribe; clan; house
Wikipedia definition
  • Tribe
一家いっかCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • a family; a household; a home; one's family; whole family
Noun
  • (one's own) style; school
Noun
  • gang; (yakuza) family
お宅おたくCommon wordjlpt-n4
Noun
  • your house; your home; your family
Noun
  • your husband
Noun
  • your organization
Pronoun
  • you
うちCommon word
Noun
  • one's house; one's home; one's family; one's household
Noun
  • house
Place
  • Uchi
おく
Noun
  • house; building
Noun
  • roof
貸家かしやCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
  • house for rent
番地ばんちCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
  • house number; address
別荘べっそうCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
  • holiday house; vacation home; villa
Noun
  • prison; jail

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