Home » Oil In Japanese

How to say Oil In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
油あぶら
Pronunciation: abura
How to Say It Outloud: ah-boo-rah
Usage: noun
Example Sentence Japanese:料理に油を使う。
Example Sentence English:I use oil in cooking.
KanjiHiragana
石油せきゆ
Pronunciation: sekiyu
How to Say It Outloud: seh-kee-yoo
Usage: noun (petroleum, crude oil)
Example Sentence Japanese:この国は石油の輸入に依存している。
Example Sentence English:This country depends on importing petroleum.
KanjiKatakana
オイルオイル
Pronunciation: oiru
How to Say It Outloud: oh-ee-roo
Usage: noun
Example Sentence Japanese:私は髪にオイルを使っている。
Example Sentence English:I use oil on my hair.

Dictionary

石油せきゆCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • oil; petroleum
Noun
  • kerosene; paraffin
Wikipedia definition
  • Petroleum
油あぶらCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • oil
Wikipedia definition
  • Oil
オイルオイルCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
  • oil; petroleum
Noun
  • oil; lubricant; grease
Noun
  • (cooking) oil
Noun
  • (massage) oil; ointment
Noun
  • kerosene
Noun
  • engine oil
油絵の具あぶらえのぐ
Noun
  • oil paints; oil colors (colours); oils
Wikipedia definition
  • Oil paint
灯油とうゆCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
  • kerosene; paraffin; lamp oil
油絵あぶらえCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • oil painting
原油げんゆCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • crude oil
油田ゆでんCommon word
Noun
  • oil field
Wikipedia definition
  • Oil field
オイルショックオイルショック
Noun
  • oil crisis (esp. 1973 OPEC oil crisis); oil shock
Wikipedia definition
  • 1973 oil crisis
石油王せきゆおう
Noun
  • oil magnate; oil baron
潤滑油じゅんかつゆCommon word
Noun
  • lubricating oil; lubricant; lube
Noun
  • person or thing that makes things run smoothly; facilitator
軽油けいゆCommon word
Noun
  • diesel oil; diesel fuel; gas oil
Noun
  • light oil
Wikipedia definition
  • Diesel fuel
重油じゅうゆCommon word
Noun
  • heavy oil; fuel oil
Wikipedia definition
  • Fuel oil
差し油さしあぶら
Noun
  • (lubricating) oil; oiling a machine
あんだあんだ
Noun
  • oil
油をさすあぶらをさす
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Godan verb with 'su' ending
  • to oil (e.g. chains, hinges, etc.)
石油備蓄せきゆびちく
Noun
  • oil reserves; oil stocks; stockpiling of oil
Wikipedia definition
  • Global strategic petroleum reserves
油井ゆせいCommon word
Noun
  • oil well
Wikipedia definition
  • Oil well
ごま油ごまあぶら
Noun
  • sesame oil
Wikipedia definition
  • Sesame oil
原油価格げんゆかかく
Noun
  • crude oil price
Wikipedia definition
  • Price of petroleum

Was this helpful?

Thanks for your feedback!