Synopses & Reviews
While both travelers and students of Japanese often require the quick and simple convenience of a pocket dictionary, they also need to know the correct kanji and kana. Tuttle Compact Japanese Dictionary contains over 18,000 entries, each consisting of a precise definition in English, romanized Japanese, and the kanji and kana forms. This dictionary is an invaluable reference for students of all levels.
An up-to-date compact dictionary, containing more than 18,000 entries.
Completely revised and updated, this bi-directional dictionary features 15,000 fully-romanized entries with complete kanji and kana equivalents. Packaged in a durable vinyl cover, this is the most up-to-date and comprehensive dictionary of its size on the market today.
This affordable and comprehensive kanji and kana dictionary contains over 18,000 entries.
Contains over 20,000 entries
A bi-directional dictionary featuring 15,000 fully-romanized entries with kanji and kana equivalents
About the Author
Samuel E. Martin received his undergraduate and masterÆs degree in Oriental languages from the University of California at Berkeley and his Ph.D. in linguistics from Yale University. At Yale he has served as chairman of the Department of East and South Asian Languages and Literatures, and the Department of Linguistics. He is the author of numerous books and papers on Japanese and Korean, including the definitive A Reference Grammar of Japanese and A Reference Grammar of Korean.