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Yomichan Alternatives

Yomichan is described as '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' and is a Dictionary in the web browsers category. There are seven alternatives to Yomichan for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, Google Chrome, Firefox and Thunderbird. The best alternative is Jisho, which is free. Other great apps like Yomichan are 10ten Japanese Reader (Rikaichamp), Memento, rikaikun and rikaichan.

Yomichan alternatives are mainly Translators but may also be Dictionaries. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Yomichan.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Online
  • Chrome OS
  • Google Chrome
  • Firefox

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  1. Jisho icon

    Jisho

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Powerful and easy-to-use online Japanese-English dictionary with words, kanji and example sentences, among other features, like sentence parsing and inflection info.

    English search
  2. 10ten Japanese Reader (Rikaichamp) icon

    10ten Japanese Reader (Rikaichamp)

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    Look up Japanese words with the hover of a mouse.

    Screenshot


  3. Memento

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Memento is a FOSS, mpv-based video player intended for studying Japanese.

    Screenshot
  4. rikaikun icon

    rikaikun

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Google Chrome

    Translate Japanese by hovering over words.

    Screenshot
  5. rikaichan

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Thunderbird
    • SeaMonkey
    • Firefox

    Rikaichan is a popup Japanese-English/German/French/Russian dictionary tool for Firefox, Thunderbird and Seamonkey.

    Screenshot


  6. Popup Japanese Dictionary icon

    Popup Japanese Dictionary

    • 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.

    Screenshot
  7. ReadNihon icon

    ReadNihon

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Browser plugin for Japanese site simplification by JLPT level.

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