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How to say Killer In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
殺人者さつじんしゃ
Pronunciation: satsujinsha
How to Say It Outloud: sah-tsu-jeen-shah
Usage: A formal term for someone who has committed a murder.
Example Sentence Japanese:警察は殺人者を逮捕した。
Example Sentence English:The police arrested the killer.
KanjiHiragana
殺し屋ころしや
Pronunciation: koroshiya
How to Say It Outloud: koh-roh-shee-yah
Usage: A term for a professional assassin or hitman.
Example Sentence Japanese:彼は有名な殺し屋だ。
Example Sentence English:He is a famous hitman.
HiraganaKatakana
キラーキラー
Pronunciation: kirā
How to Say It Outloud: kee-rah
Usage: A more casual or borrowed term from English, often used in media or less formal contexts.
Example Sentence Japanese:彼はこのゲームの最強のキラーだ。
Example Sentence English:He is the strongest killer in this game.

Dictionary

殺人者さつじんしゃ
Noun
  • killer; murderer
キラーキラーCommon word
Noun
  • killer; destroyer; annihilator; defeater
Noun
  • seducer; seductress; tempter; temptress
Wikipedia definition
  • Killer
殺し屋ころしや
Noun
  • professional killer; hit man
Wikipedia definition
  • Contract killing
殺害者さつがいしゃ
Noun
  • murderer; killer
暇つぶしひまつぶしCommon word
Noun
  • killing time; keeping oneself occupied; time killer
Noun
  • wasting time; waste of time
殺人鬼さつじんき
Noun
  • bloodthirsty killer; cold-blooded murderer; homicidal maniac
沖巨頭おきごんどう
Noun
  • false killer whale (Pseudorca crassidens)
Wikipedia definition
  • False killer whale
鯱しゃち
Noun
  • orca (Orcinus orca); killer whale; grampus
Noun
  • shachi; mythical carp with the head of a tiger and the body of a fish, considered auspicious protectors of well-being
Noun
  • roof ornament in the shape of a shachi (believed to provide protection against fire by causing rain to fall)
Wikipedia definition
  • Killer whale
キラーアプリケーションキラーアプリケーション
Noun
  • killer application; killer app
キラーコンテンツキラーコンテンツ
Noun
  • killer content (content that assures the success of a product, platform, service, etc.); killer app
キラーアプリキラーアプリ
Noun
  • killer app; killer application
波旬はじゅん
Noun
  • killer demon; demon who strives to destroy all goodness
逆叉さかまた
Noun
  • orca; killer whale
必殺技ひっさつわざ
Noun
  • killer technique; surefire assassination method
Noun
  • special or lethal move, usu. one unique to a certain fighter or fighting style
仇を討つかたきをうつ
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
  • to avenge (someone) by striking down their killer
夢巨頭ゆめごんどう
Noun
  • pygmy killer whale (Feresa attenuata)
犬殺しいぬころし
Noun
  • dog killer; dogcatcher
快楽殺人者かいらくさつじんしゃ
Noun
  • lust killer; lust murderer
沈黙の殺人者ちんもくのさつじんしゃ
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Noun
  • silent killer
連続殺人犯れんぞくさつじんはん
Noun
  • serial killer

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