Sign In

Dictionary

Entry Details for 私

Search by Japanese Word

字▼

Search by English Meaning

[わたし()]
watashi
pronoun

English Meaning(s) for 私

pronoun
  1. I; me (slightly formal or feminine)

Meanings for each kanji in 私

private; I; me Kanji Details »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 私

Sample Sentences for 私

The government makes us pay tax.
He and I share a room.
I study English.
The officer charged me with driving 80 kilometers an hour.
I always rely on him in times of trouble.

Comments for 私

If you have any questions about this entry, or would like to write a sample sentence using the vocabulary, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

like "ego" in Latin.enlightened

#2 Posted by Hikari_SlamDunk over 4 years ago

I think it's quite ironic that the formal form of "I" has "selfishness" as its other meaning.

#1 Posted by Monox D. I-Fly over 4 years ago


Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.