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How to say Rice In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
米こめ
Pronunciation: kome
How to Say It Outloud: koh-meh
Usage: This refers to uncooked rice or rice as a grain.
Example Sentence Japanese:田んぼで米を育てています。
Example Sentence English:We grow rice in the paddy fields.
KanjiHiragana
ご飯ごはん
Pronunciation: gohan
How to Say It Outloud: goh-hahn
Usage: This refers to cooked rice and can also mean a meal in general.
Example Sentence Japanese:ζ˜Όγ”ι£―γ«γ‚«γƒ¬γƒΌγƒ©γ‚€γ‚Ήγ‚’ι£ŸγΉγΎγ—γŸγ€‚
Example Sentence English:I ate curry rice for lunch.
Katakana
ラむス
Pronunciation: raisu
How to Say It Outloud: rah-ee-su
Usage: This is the katakana representation, often used in Western-style dishes.
Example Sentence Japanese:γƒ¬γ‚Ήγƒˆγƒ©γƒ³γ§γƒγ‚­γƒ³γƒ©γ‚€γ‚Ήγ‚’ζ³¨ζ–‡γ—γΎγ—γŸγ€‚
Example Sentence English:I ordered chicken rice at the restaurant.

Dictionary

η²₯かゆCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • thin rice porridge; watery cooked rice; rice gruel; congee
Noun
  • breakfast (in Zen temples)
Wikipedia definition
  • Congee
こめCommon wordjlpt-n4
Noun
  • (husked grains of) rice
Noun
  • staple (product, etc.); necessity
Noun
  • (online) comment
θŒΆγ‚γ‚“γ‘γ‚ƒγ‚γ‚“Common wordjlpt-n2jlpt-n5
Noun
  • rice bowl; tea cup; teacup
Wikipedia definition
  • Chawan
ラむスラむスCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • rice (esp. when served on a plate)
ηŽ„η±³γ’γ‚“γΎγ„Common word
Noun
  • unpolished rice; unmilled rice; brown rice
Wikipedia definition
  • Brown rice
米穀べいこくCommon word
Noun
  • rice
飯めしCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • cooked rice
Noun
  • meal; food
Noun
  • one's living; livelihood
Wikipedia definition
  • Steamed rice
逅もけCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
  • mochi; (sticky) rice cake
Wikipedia definition
  • Mochi
ご飯ごはんCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • cooked rice
Noun
  • meal
稲いねCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • rice plant (Oryza sativa)
飴あめCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • (hard) candy; toffee
Noun
  • rice-sugar; sugar made from the starch of rice, potatoes, etc.
Noun
  • amber; yellowish-brown
Wikipedia definition
  • Yeot
新米しんまいCommon word
Noun
  • new rice; first rice crop of the year
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • novice; beginner; newcomer; new hand
Place
  • Shinmai
η¨²δ½œγ„γͺさくCommon word
Noun
  • rice cultivation; rice crop
カレーラむスカレーラむスCommon word
Noun
  • curry and rice; rice and curry; curry rice
Wikipedia definition
  • Japanese curry
飯米はんまい
Noun
  • rice
η‚Šι£―ε™¨γ™γ„γ―γ‚“γCommon word
Noun
  • rice cooker
Wikipedia definition
  • Rice cooker
η…Žι€…γ›γ‚“γΉγ„Common word
Noun
  • (Japanese) rice cracker; senbei
Wikipedia definition
  • Senbei
おη²₯γŠγ‹γ‚†
Noun
  • thin rice porridge; watery cooked rice; rice gruel; congee
η”°γŸCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • rice field
Wikipedia definition
  • Paddy field
糠ぬか
Noun
  • rice bran
Wikipedia definition
  • Bran

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