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How to say Music In Japanese?

KanjiHiraganaKatakana
音楽おんがくオンガク
Pronunciation: ongaku
How to Say It Outloud: ohn-gah-koo
Usage: Used to refer to music in general.
Example Sentence Japanese:私は音楽が好きです。
Example Sentence English:I like music.

Dictionary

音楽おんがくCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • music
Wikipedia definition
  • Music
ミュージックミュージックCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • music
作曲さっきょくCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
Suru verb
Transitive verb
Intransitive verb
  • composition (of music); setting; writing music
Wikipedia definition
  • Musical composition
楽譜がくふCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • score; sheet music
Wikipedia definition
  • Sheet music
吹奏楽すいそうがく
Noun
  • wind music; wind instrument music
Wikipedia definition
  • Concert band
音譜おんぷ
Noun
  • music; notes; notation
曲きょくCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
Noun, used as a suffix
  • composition; piece of music; song; track (on a record)
Noun
  • tune; melody; air
Noun
  • enjoyment; fun; interest; pleasure
譜ふ
Noun
  • (sheet) music; (musical) note; (musical) score
Noun
  • genealogy; family tree
Noun
  • record of a game of go, shogi, chess, etc.
音楽大学おんがくだいがく
Noun
  • college of music; school of music; music college
Place
  • Ongaku University
声楽せいがくCommon word
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • vocal music
Wikipedia definition
  • Vocal music
近代音楽きんだいおんがく
Noun
  • modern music; contemporary music
Wikipedia definition
  • Modernism (music)
クラシッククラシックCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • classical music
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • classic; classical
Noun
  • classic (work); the classics
歌舞伎かぶきCommon word
Noun
  • kabuki; traditional form of drama and music performed by male actors wearing makeup mainly in white and red
Place
  • Kabuki
Wikipedia definition
  • Kabuki
邦楽ほうがくCommon word
Noun
  • Japanese music (esp. traditional Japanese music)
Wikipedia definition
  • Music of Japan
管弦かんげん
Noun
  • wind and string instruments; music
がく
Noun
  • music
Noun
  • old Japanese court music; gagaku
曲譜きょくふ
Noun
  • musical notes; (sheet) music; score
鳴り物なりもの
Noun
  • musical instrument; music
Noun
  • accompaniment instruments used in kabuki (excluding the shamisen)
BGMビー・ジー・エムCommon word
Noun
  • background music; BGM
ポップスポップスCommon word
Noun
  • pop music; popular music

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