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How to say Pirate In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
海賊かいぞく
Pronunciation: kaizoku
How to Say It Outloud: kai-zo-ku
Usage: Noun
Example Sentence Japanese:彼は有名な海賊でした。
Example Sentence English:He was a famous pirate.
Hiragana
わふうかいぞく
Pronunciation: wafū kaizoku
How to Say It Outloud: wa-fuu kai-zo-ku
Usage: Noun (Japanese-style pirate)
Example Sentence Japanese:和風海賊は特異な文化を持っていました。
Example Sentence English:The Japanese-style pirates had a unique culture.
Katakana
パイレーツ
Pronunciation: pairētsu
How to Say It Outloud: pai-re-tsu
Usage: Noun (loanword from English)
Example Sentence Japanese:彼はパイレーツの映画が好きです。
Example Sentence English:He likes pirate movies.

Dictionary

海賊かいぞくCommon word
Noun
  • pirate; sea robber; buccaneer; freebooter
Wikipedia definition
  • Piracy
パイレーツパイレーツ
Noun
  • pirate; pirates
海賊旗かいぞくき
Noun
  • pirate flag; black flag; Jolly Roger
Wikipedia definition
  • Jolly Roger
海賊船かいぞくせん
Noun
  • pirate ship
海賊王かいぞくおう
Noun
  • pirate king
海賊党かいぞくとう
Noun
  • Pirate Party (political)
空賊くうぞく
Noun
  • air pirate; air piracy
刀伊とい
Noun
  • Jurchen pirate tribe who invaded Tsushima in 1019
八幡船ばはんせん
Noun
  • Japanese pirate ship (of the Middle Ages)
巨賊きょぞく
Noun
  • big-time bandit; big-time pirate
海賊放送かいぞくほうそう
Noun
  • pirate radio
Wikipedia definition
  • Pirate radio
違法コピーいほうコピー
Noun
  • illegal copy; pirate copy
海賊版かいぞくばん
Noun
  • pirated edition; pirated version; bootleg copy
倭寇わこう
Noun
  • wokou; wakō; Japanese pirates who raided the Chinese and Korean coastlines between the 13th and 16th centuries
Wikipedia definition
  • Wokou
偽版ぎはん
Noun
  • forged woodblock; print made from a forged woodblock
Noun
  • pirated edition; bootleg edition
海賊盤かいぞくばん
Noun
  • pirated CD, DVD, etc.; bootleg (recording)
タダ見タダみ
Noun
  • watching without paying (a film, play, etc.); watching for free (e.g. on illegal streaming sites); reading for free (e.g. pirated manga)
海賊版ソフトウェアかいぞくはんソフトウェア
Noun
  • piracy; pirated software
パイレートエディションパイレートエディション
Noun
  • pirated edition
パイレーツパンツパイレーツパンツ
Noun
  • pirate's pants

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