Category:Japanese onomatopoeias

Recent additions to the category
  1. 𫫖
  2. ずぼん
  3. パリ
  4. ひらり
  5. ごわごわ
  6. ぽかぽか
  7. ぺらぺら
  8. ぐう
  9. コチコチ
Oldest pages ordered by last edit
  1. ドッキリ
  2. くしゃくしゃ
  3. ちょろちょろ
  4. ぼさぼさ
  5. のそのそ
  6. ぐたぐた
  7. ぽかん
  8. にゃあ
  9. くすくす
  10. つんつん

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Japanese words that were coined to sound like what they represent.

Wikipedia

Japanese is famously full of onomatopoeia which come in two varieties, giongo (擬音語, ぎおんご) and gitaigo (擬態語, ぎたいご). Giongo words represent a voice or sound and gitaigo words represent an action or an emotion.

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