Japanese Dictionary Japanese Translation

JLearn.net Online Japanese Dictionary and Study portal

Login / Register
   HomeDictionaryKanji DictionaryKanji by RadicalJLPT StudyStudy ListsReferencesAccountAbout/Donate

English Reference for on (おん)

Kanji
Kana
おと
oto

ne
おん
on
1 More..
Definitions
  1. noun noun (suffix) sound, noise, report
  2. note (music)
  3. fame
  4. Chinese-derived character reading
Example sentences
Nowadays, however, calculators can be used freely in school examinations, and already in many schools the only sound to be heard during a math exam is the sound of children tapping on their calculators
The radio doesn't work
I was in the bath, with the result that I didn't hear the telephone
The music gradually died away
I cannot put up with all that noise
The police came as soon as they heard the gunfire
Suddenly, he heard a strange sound
It is because light travels faster than sound that we see lightning before we hear thunder
We even heard planes
See Also