rikaichan Alternatives

    rikaichan is described as 'Rikaichan is a popup Japanese-English/German/French/Russian dictionary tool for Firefox, Thunderbird and Seamonkey' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are seven alternatives to rikaichan for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, Windows, Google Chrome and Firefox. The best alternative is Yomichan, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like rikaichan are Rikaichamp (Free, Open Source), rikaikun (Free, Open Source), Sumatora (Free, Open Source) and WWWJDIC for Android (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 28, 2020

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      Yomichan turns your browser into a tool for building Japanese language literacy by helping you to decipher texts which would be otherwise too difficult tackle. Inspired in part by Rikaichan, it stands apart as an all-encompassing learning tool.
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    1. Look up Japanese words with the hover of a mouse. Rikaichamp is a port of rikaikun, which is a port of rikaichan, which is a port of rikaiXUL. It aims to be simple, reliable, fast, and up-to-date.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Google Chrome
      Translate Japanese by hovering over words.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      An offline Japanese dictionary for Android using JMdict (Japanese-Multilingual Dictionary). Display exact term/term at the beginning/term included reverse search from the translation in any of the supported languages. Also search in romaji, hiragana and katakana.
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    2. Front end for online Japanese dictionary service Jim Breen's WWWJDIC hosted by Monash University. Search kanji by radicals. Pronunciation by text to speech. Includes sample sentences. User handwriting recognition via Kanji Recognizer (separate, non-free app).
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      • Windows
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Japanese-English popup dictionary that lets you look up Japanese word definitions without leaving your current screen! Look up Japanese words simply by copying to the system clipboard, from anywhere, including web browsers, PDFs, ebooks and emails.
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      Popup Japanese Dictionary vs rikaichan opinions
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      Useful dictionary application for looking up Japanese words as it works with other applications besides the browser.
      Positive comment about 5 years ago

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      Generate website Furigana by your Japanese level With ReadNihon you can Automatically create Furigana for any Japanese site. You can change the level of the text to match your Japanese speaking level.
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