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How to say Wind In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
風かぜ
Pronunciation: kaze
How to Say It Outloud: KA-ZEH
Usage: 風 is commonly used to refer to wind in general contexts.
Example Sentence Japanese:今日は風が強いです。
Example Sentence English:The wind is strong today.
Hiragana
ふう
Pronunciation: fuu
How to Say It Outloud: FOO
Usage: 風 (fuu) is often used as a suffix to describe styles or manners, e.g., '和風' (Japanese style).
Example Sentence Japanese:彼は和風の家に住んでいます。
Example Sentence English:He lives in a Japanese-style house.
KanjiHiragana
風邪かぜ
Pronunciation: kaze
How to Say It Outloud: KA-ZEH
Usage: 風邪 uses the same kanji as wind but means 'cold' (the illness).
Example Sentence Japanese:風邪をひきました。
Example Sentence English:I caught a cold.
Hiragana
ふうしゃ
Pronunciation: fūsha
How to Say It Outloud: FOO-SHA
Usage: 風車 means 'windmill' or 'pinwheel.'
Example Sentence Japanese:風車が風で回っています。
Example Sentence English:The windmill is turning in the wind.

Dictionary

風かぜCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • wind; breeze; draught; draft
Noun
Noun, used as a prefix
  • manner; behaviour; behavior
Noun
  • cold; influenza
屁おならCommon word
Noun
  • wind; gas; fart
Wikipedia definition
  • Flatulence
巻くまくCommon wordjlpt-n2
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
Transitive verb
  • to wind; to coil; to roll; to wear (e.g. turban, scarf)
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
Transitive verb
  • to envelope; to shroud
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
Transitive verb
  • to outflank; to skirt
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
Transitive verb
  • to link (verse)
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to move ahead (three hours, etc.); to move up
曲がるまがるCommon wordjlpt-n1jlpt-n5
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to bend; to curve; to warp; to wind; to twist
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to turn
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
  • to be awry; to be askew; to be crooked
北風きたかぜCommon word
Noun
  • north wind; northerly wind
Wikipedia definition
  • Northwind
風車ふうしゃjlpt-n1
Noun
  • windmill; wind turbine
Noun
  • pinwheel (toy); windmill (toy)
Noun
  • Clematis patens (species of climbing plant)
Wikipedia definition
  • Windmill
吹奏楽すいそうがく
Noun
  • wind music; wind instrument music
Wikipedia definition
  • Concert band
東風こち
Noun
  • east wind; spring wind
Wikipedia definition
  • Dongfeng
強風きょうふうCommon word
Noun
  • strong wind; high wind; moderate gale
追い風おいかぜCommon word
Noun
  • tailwind; fair wind; favorable wind (favourable)
Noun
  • favorable condition (favourable); advantageous situation
繰るくる
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
  • to reel; to wind; to spin (thread)
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
  • to turn (pages); to flip through (a book); to leaf through (a book); to consult (a dictionary); to refer to (an encyclopedia)
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
  • to count (e.g. the days)
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
  • to open one-by-one; to close one-by-one (e.g. shutters)
ウインドウインドCommon word
Noun
  • wind
順風じゅんぷう
Noun
  • favourable wind; favorable wind
風速ふうそくCommon word
Noun
  • wind speed
Wikipedia definition
  • Wind speed
吹奏楽団すいそうがくだん
Noun
  • wind instrument orchestra; wind band; brass band
風向きかざむきCommon word
Noun
  • wind direction
Noun
  • situation; way things are going
Noun
  • mood; temper
風鈴ふうりんCommon word
Noun
  • wind chime; wind bell
Wikipedia definition
  • Wind chime
風当たりかぜあたりCommon word
Noun
  • exposure to wind
Noun
  • severe criticism
風雨ふうう
Noun
  • wind and rain
Noun
  • rainstorm
波風なみかぜ
Noun
  • wind and waves
Noun
  • discord; trouble; strife
Noun
  • hardships

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