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How to say Sweets In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
お菓子おかし
Pronunciation: okashi
How to Say It Outloud: oh-kah-shee
Usage: Used to refer generally to sweets, snacks, or confectioneries.
Example Sentence Japanese:昨日、お菓子をたくさん食べました。
Example Sentence English:Yesterday, I ate a lot of sweets.
KanjiHiragana
甘い物あまいもの
Pronunciation: amai mono
How to Say It Outloud: ah-mai moh-noh
Usage: Used to specifically refer to sweet-tasting items.
Example Sentence Japanese:私は甘い物が大好きです。
Example Sentence English:I love sweet things.
HiraganaKatakana
キャンディーキャンディー
Pronunciation: kyandii
How to Say It Outloud: kyan-dee
Usage: Specifically refers to candy.
Example Sentence Japanese:子供達はキャンディーが好きです。
Example Sentence English:Children love candy.

Dictionary

菓子かしCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
  • confectionery; sweets; candy; cake
Wikipedia definition
  • Confectionery
お菓子おかしCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • confections; sweets; candy; cake
甘いものあまいもの
Noun
  • sweets; sweet food
糖菓とうか
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • sweets; sweetmeats; confectionary; candy
キャンデーキャンディCommon word
Noun
  • candy; sweets
Wikipedia definition
  • Candy
甘味あまみCommon word
Noun
  • sweetness; sugary taste
Noun
  • sweets; dessert; cake
Wikipedia definition
  • Sweetness
甘党あまとう
Noun
  • person who prefers sweet things to alcoholic drinks; person with a sweet tooth
ドルチェドルチェ
Noun
  • dessert (esp. in Italian cuisine); sweets; cake
Adverb (fukushi)
  • dolce; (to be performed) gently and sweetly
Wikipedia definition
  • Dolce
スイーツスイーツ
Noun
  • sweets (desserts, candy, etc.)
二刀流にとうりゅう
Noun
  • liking both alcohol and sweets; person who likes both liquor and sweets
Noun
  • bisexuality
Noun
  • player who can play as both pitcher and fielder
Noun
  • dual sword wielding; two-sword fencing
冷菓れいか
Noun
  • chilled dessert; frozen dessert
Wikipedia definition
  • Frozen dessert
かんみ
Noun
  • sweetness; sugary taste
Noun
  • sweets; dessert; cake
Noun
  • charm; appeal
Noun
  • taste; flavour; flavor
駄菓子だがし
Noun
  • penny candy; cheap individually wrapped sweets
雛菓子ひながし
Noun
  • sweets for offering at the Dolls' Festival
コンフェティコンフェティ
Noun
  • confetti
Noun
  • candy; sweets
御目出糖おめでとう
Noun
  • Japanese sweets made with glutinous rice and azuki bean paste
焼き菓子やきがし
Noun
  • baked sweets
半生菓子はんなまがし
Noun
  • semiperishable sweets; half-dry confectionery
棹物さおもの
Noun
  • saomono; Japanese sweets in the form of long blocks (e.g. yokan, uiro)
琥珀糖こはくとう
Noun
  • amber sweets; confection of brightly colored sweetened, melted agar-agar

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