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How to say Sunset In Japanese?

KanjiHiraganaKatakana
夕日ゆうひユウヒ
Pronunciation: yuuhi
How to Say It Outloud: yoo-hee
Usage: Used commonly to describe the sun setting in the sky.
Example Sentence Japanese:夕日が美しいですね。
Example Sentence English:The sunset is beautiful, isn't it?
KanjiHiraganaKatakana
日没にちぼつニチボツ
Pronunciation: nichibotsu
How to Say It Outloud: nee-chee-bo-tsu
Usage: A more formal term for sunset, often used in literature or formal conversations.
Example Sentence Japanese:日没の景色が好きです。
Example Sentence English:I like the scenery of the sunset.
KanjiHiraganaKatakana
日暮れひぐれヒグレ
Pronunciation: higure
How to Say It Outloud: hee-goo-reh
Usage: A bit more poetic and can refer to the period around sunset.
Example Sentence Japanese:日暮れに散歩しよう。
Example Sentence English:Let's take a walk at sunset.
KanjiHiraganaKatakana
夕焼けゆうやけユウヤケ
Pronunciation: yuuyake
How to Say It Outloud: yoo-yah-keh
Usage: Specifically refers to the glow or colors in the sky during sunset.
Example Sentence Japanese:夕焼けがきれいです。
Example Sentence English:The sunset glow is beautiful.

Dictionary

日の入りひのいりCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
  • sunset
日没にちぼつCommon word
Noun
  • sunset
Wikipedia definition
  • Sunset
暮れくれCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
Adverb (fukushi)
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
Noun, used as a suffix
  • sunset; sundown; nightfall; dusk
Noun
Adverb (fukushi)
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
Noun, used as a suffix
  • end; close
Noun
Adverb (fukushi)
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
Noun, used as a suffix
  • year-end; end of the year
日暮れひぐれCommon word
Noun
  • twilight; sunset; dusk; evening
夕焼けゆうやけCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • evening glow; red sunset; afterglow (of sunset)
Wikipedia definition
  • Afterglow
入相いりあい
Noun
  • sunset
Noun
  • evening bell; vespers bell
晩照ばんしょう
Noun
  • sunset; setting sun
昼間ひるまCommon wordjlpt-n4jlpt-n1
Noun
Adverb (fukushi)
  • daytime; during the day; time from sunrise until sunset; diurnal period
サンセットサンセット
Noun
  • sunset
暮れ方くれがた
Noun
Adverb (fukushi)
  • evening; dusk; sunset; nightfall
斜陽産業しゃようさんぎょう
Noun
  • sunset industry; declining industry
日没後にちぼつご
Noun
Adverb (fukushi)
  • after sunset
日没前にちぼつまえ
Noun
  • before sunset
夕映えゆうばえ
Noun
  • sunset glow
太陽蝶たいようちょう
Noun
  • sunset morpho (butterfly, Morpho hecuba)
夕暮れ時ゆうぐれどき
Noun
  • time around sunset; early evening
黄蜀葵とろろあおい
Noun
  • sunset hibiscus (Hibiscus manihot)
Wikipedia definition
  • Abelmoschus manihot
夕雲ゆうぐも
Noun
  • early evening cloud; clouds at sunset
ドットアンドダッシュバタフライフィッシュドットアンドダッシュバタフライフィッシュ
Noun
  • sunset butterflyfish (Chaetodon pelewensis); dot-and-dash butterflyfish
夕焼け雲ゆうやけぐも
Noun
  • red sunset clouds

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