Akemi's Anime World

Anime Fan's Dictionary Reference

selected terms: 10

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Tachi
n.
Tachi sword (a type of curved Japanese sword, very similar to the Katana, but predating the Samurai-period sword.)
Synonym: Katana
tama
  1. n.
    Ball; sphere; coin.
  2. n.
    Bullet.
tamashi
n.
Soul; spirit. This is basically the same as the Western metaphysical concept of a soul.
Tanto
n.
Japanese-style dagger. Basically a very short version of a Katana, generally used for emergency self defense, sometimes carried by women.
ten
n.
Heaven; the heavens; sky. This is a word usually used as part of a compound word. Contrast with "chi" (= "ground", "earth"), as in "tenchi" = "heaven and earth" or "nature".
See also: chi
tenshi
n.
Angel.
terebi
n.
Television; TV. Used the same way as in English, to describe both television programming and a physical TV.
Source: English: Television
tomodachi
n.
Friend.
tori
n.
Bird. This is the general word for all birds, but when used in reference to meat chicken is usually assumed.
tsuchi
n.
Dirt; earth; soil.