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 the Web, 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), Sumatora (Free, Open Source), WWWJDIC for Android (Free, Open Source) and rikaikun (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Apr 3, 2020

    • 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.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
    • Look up Japanese words with the hover of a mouse.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox


    • An offline Japanese dictionary for Android using JMdict (Japanese-Multilingual Dictionary).
      • Free • Open Source
      • Android
    • Japanese and kanji online dictionary. Android frontend for Jim Breen's WWWJDIC.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Android
    • Translate Japanese by hovering over words.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
      • Google Chrome
    • 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.
      • Windows
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Useful dictionary application for looking up Japanese words as it works with other applications besides the browser.
      Positive comment over 4 years ago

    • Generate website Furigana by your Japanese level
      With ReadNihon you can Automatically create Furigana for any Japanese site.
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      • Free
      • Online