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How to say Noodles In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
麺めん
Pronunciation: men
How to Say It Outloud: men
Usage: Common term for noodles used in various dishes
Example Sentence Japanese:私はラーメンが好きです。
Example Sentence English:I like ramen noodles.
KanjiHiragana
うどんうどん
Pronunciation: udon
How to Say It Outloud: oo-don
Usage: Specific type of thick wheat noodles
Example Sentence Japanese:うどんを食べに行きましょう。
Example Sentence English:Let's go eat udon noodles.
KanjiHiragana
そうめんそうめん
Pronunciation: somen
How to Say It Outloud: soo-men
Usage: Thin wheat noodles usually served cold
Example Sentence Japanese:夏にはそうめんが美味しいです。
Example Sentence English:Somen noodles are delicious in the summer.
KanjiKatakana
ラーメンラーメン
Pronunciation: ramen
How to Say It Outloud: rah-men
Usage: Japanese adaptation of Chinese-style wheat noodles
Example Sentence Japanese:このラーメンはとても美味しいです。
Example Sentence English:This ramen is very delicious.
KanjiHiragana
蕎麦そば
Pronunciation: soba
How to Say It Outloud: soh-bah
Usage: Buckwheat noodles usually served in hot broth or cold with dipping sauce
Example Sentence Japanese:冷たい蕎麦を食べました。
Example Sentence English:I ate cold soba noodles.
KanjiKatakana
パスタパスタ
Pronunciation: pasuta
How to Say It Outloud: pah-su-tah
Usage: Japanese term for pasta, often referring to Italian-style noodles
Example Sentence Japanese:夕食にパスタを作ります。
Example Sentence English:I will make pasta for dinner.

Dictionary

麺めんCommon word
Noun
  • noodles
Noun
  • flour
Wikipedia definition
  • Noodle
麺類めんるい
Noun
  • noodles; vermicelli
麺子めんす
Noun
  • noodles
饂飩うどんCommon wordjlpt-n2jlpt-n1
Noun
  • udon; thick Japanese wheat noodles
拉麺ラーメンCommon word
Noun
  • ramen; Chinese-style noodles
Wikipedia definition
  • Lamian
カップカップCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • cup (drinking vessel, measure, brassiere, prize, etc.)
Wikipedia definition
  • Cup
ヌードルヌードルCommon word
Noun
  • noodle; noodles
蕎麦そばCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
  • buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum)
Noun
  • soba; Japanese buckwheat noodles
Noun
  • Chinese-style wheat noodles
Wikipedia definition
  • Soba
きし麺きしめん
Noun
  • noodles made in flat strips
焼きそばやきそばCommon word
Noun
  • yakisoba; fried noodles, usu. with vegetables and meat
Wikipedia definition
  • Yakisoba
白滝しらたき
Noun
  • shirataki noodles; white noodles made from konjak starch, often used in sukiyaki
Noun
  • waterfall resembling a white sheet
生麺なまめん
Noun
  • raw noodles; uncooked noodles
Noun
  • fresh noodles
細打ちほそうち
Noun
  • thinly made noodles; thin-pulled noodles
生そばきそば
Noun
  • 100% buckwheat soba; soba made from buckwheat flour only, without the addition of wheat flour
手打ちてうち
Noun
  • making noodles by hand
Noun
  • striking a deal; coming to an agreement; reconciliation
Noun
  • killing with bare hands
インスタントラーメンインスタントラーメン
Noun
  • instant ramen
Wikipedia definition
  • Instant noodles
夜鳴き蕎麦よなきそば
Noun
  • ambulatory evening vendor of noodles (or the noodles themselves)
夜鷹蕎麦よたかそば
Noun
  • ambulatory evening vendor of noodles (or the noodles themselves)
替え玉かえだまCommon word
Noun
  • stand-in; proxy; substitute; double; ringer
Noun
  • second serving of noodles (to add to one's remaining ramen broth)
冷麺れいめん
Noun
  • cold noodles (in Korean style)
Noun
  • chilled Chinese noodles
Noun
  • cold Chinese noodles accompanied by soup for dipping
Wikipedia definition
  • Naengmyeon

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