Japanese Dictionary Japanese Translation

JLearn.net Online Japanese Dictionary and Study portal

Login / Register
   HomeDictionaryKanji DictionaryKanji by RadicalJLPT StudyStudy ListsReferencesAccountAbout/Donate

English Reference for a (あ)


  1. interjection Ah! (expression of surprise, recollection, etc.), Oh!
  2. Hey! (to get someone's attention)
Example sentences
Ah, well I've bandaged it for the meantime but if that's awkward then it's fine to replace it with a plaster when you get home
Oh, no! We're running out of gas
One more thing. If you try anything on Mayu I'll break your spine
Oh, the electricity has gone off
Ah, could we swap our mobile numbers next time
Oh, I was disconnected
Ah, if you can dub it, can I ask for a copy as well
Oh yes, you're right. Well, it's the way you shop that's tight-fisted then
Ah, hold a mo. My shoe lace's come undone
See Also