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How to say This Year In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
今年ことし
Pronunciation: kotoshi
How to Say It Outloud: koh-toh-shee
Usage: Used to refer to the current year
Example Sentence Japanese:今年はたくさんのことを学びました。
Example Sentence English:This year, I learned a lot of things.
KanjiHiragana
本年ほんねん
Pronunciation: honnen
How to Say It Outloud: hohn-nehn
Usage: Used in formal writing or speeches to refer to the current year
Example Sentence Japanese:本年もよろしくお願いいたします。
Example Sentence English:I look forward to working with you this year as well.

Dictionary

今年ことしCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
Adverb (fukushi)
  • this year
今年度こんねんどCommon word
Noun
Adverb (fukushi)
  • this year; this fiscal year; this school year
今茲こんじ
Noun
Adverb (fukushi)
  • this year; the current year
当歳とうさい
Noun
Adverb (fukushi)
  • year of birth; this year
今春こんしゅんCommon word
Noun
Adverb (fukushi)
  • this spring; spring this year
今秋こんしゅうCommon word
Noun
Adverb (fukushi)
  • this autumn; this fall; autumn of this year
今年中にことしじゅうに
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Adverb (fukushi)
  • by the end of this year; before the year comes to a close; during this year
今年初ことしはつ
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • (for the) first time this year
初鴬はつうぐいす
Noun
  • first Japanese bush warbler to chirp this year (i.e. spring)
当年とってとうねんとって
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
  • ... (years old) this year
年末までねんまつまで
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
  • before the end of this year
本年ほんねんCommon word
Noun
Adverb (fukushi)
  • this (current) year
ことよろことよろ
Noun
  • Happy New Year
俵編たわらあみ
Noun
  • making bags out of this year's straw (during autumn)
ディス・イヤーズ・モデル
Wikipedia definition
  • This Year's Model

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