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How to say Soldier In Japanese?

KanjiHiraganaKatakana
兵士へいしヘイシ
Pronunciation: heishi
How to Say It Outloud: hey-shee
Usage: This term specifically refers to a 'soldier' in general, typically in the context of an army or military.
Example Sentence Japanese:彼は忠実な兵士です。
Example Sentence English:He is a loyal soldier.
KanjiHiraganaKatakana
軍人ぐんじんグンジン
Pronunciation: gunjin
How to Say It Outloud: goon-jeen
Usage: This term encompasses all military personnel, including officers and enlisted soldiers.
Example Sentence Japanese:その軍人は高い評価を受けている。
Example Sentence English:That military personnel is highly respected.
HiraganaKatakana
せんしセンシ
Pronunciation: senshi
How to Say It Outloud: sen-shee
Usage: While it commonly means 'warrior' or 'fighter,' it can sometimes be used to refer to a soldier.
Example Sentence Japanese:その戦士は勇敢であった。
Example Sentence English:The warrior was brave.

Dictionary

兵隊へいたいCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
  • soldier; sailor
兵士へいしCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • soldier
戦士せんしCommon word
Noun
  • soldier; combatant; warrior
兵へいCommon word
Noun
  • (common) soldier; rank and file
Noun
  • army; troops
Noun
  • warfare; strategy
強者きょうしゃCommon word
Noun
  • strong person; the strong; the powerful
軍人ぐんじんCommon word
Noun
  • serviceman; servicewoman; soldier; member of the armed forces; military personnel
Wikipedia definition
  • Soldier
つわもの
Noun
  • soldier; warrior
Noun
  • person of courage; strong person; very capable person; master (in a field)
軍卒ぐんそつ
Noun
  • soldier
武弁ぶべん
Noun
  • soldier
兵家へいか
Noun
  • soldier; tactician; strategist
歩兵ほへいCommon word
Noun
  • infantry; infantryman; foot soldier
Wikipedia definition
  • Infantry
兵卒へいそつ
Noun
  • private (soldier); (common) soldier; ranks; rank and file
武人ぶじん
Noun
  • military man; warrior; soldier
ソルジャーソルジャー
Noun
  • soldier
負傷兵ふしょうへい
Noun
  • injured soldier
ぶふ
Noun
  • warrior; soldier; samurai
兵甲へいこう
Noun
  • weapons and armour
Noun
  • soldier
Noun
  • battle; war
もののふ
Noun
  • warrior; soldier; samurai
神兵しんぺい
Noun
  • soldier dispatched by a god; soldier under the protection of the gods
廃兵はいへい
Noun
  • disabled soldier; crippled soldier

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