Anatomy vocabulary in Japanese

Visiting the doctor when going to Yokohama or Tokyo is something that happens more often than we might think when we are in Japan. This basic vocabulary of the human body in Japanese will be of help when talking to the doctor.

  • abdomen pronunciation abdomen
    腹 pronunciation
  • armpit pronunciation armpit
    脇の下 pronunciation 脇の下
  • chin pronunciation chin
    あご pronunciation あご
  • mouth pronunciation mouth
    口 pronunciation
  • arm pronunciation arm
    腕 pronunciation
  • head pronunciation head
    頭 pronunciation
  • face pronunciation face
    顔 pronunciation
  • elbow pronunciation elbow
    肘 pronunciation
  • side pronunciation side
    わき腹 pronunciation わき腹
  • neck pronunciation neck
    首 pronunciation
  • finger pronunciation finger
    指 pronunciation
  • tooth pronunciation tooth
    歯 pronunciation
  • back pronunciation back
    背中 pronunciation 背中
  • shoulder pronunciation shoulder
    肩 pronunciation
  • groin pronunciation groin
    脚のつけ根 pronunciation 脚のつけ根
  • lip pronunciation lip
    唇 pronunciation
  • tongue pronunciation tongue
    舌 pronunciation
  • hand pronunciation hand
    手 pronunciation
  • wrist pronunciation wrist
    手首 pronunciation 手首
  • buttock pronunciation buttock
    尻 pronunciation
  • nose pronunciation nose
    鼻 pronunciation
  • eye pronunciation eye
    目 pronunciation
  • ear pronunciation ear
    耳 pronunciation
  • breast pronunciation breast
    胸 pronunciation
  • foot pronunciation foot
    足 pronunciation
  • leg pronunciation leg
    脚 pronunciation
  • knee pronunciation knee
    膝 pronunciation
  • temple pronunciation temple
    こめかみ pronunciation こめかみ
  • ankle pronunciation ankle
    くるぶし pronunciation くるぶし
  • nail pronunciation nail
    爪 pronunciation
  • skin pronunciation skin
    肌 pronunciation
  • eyelash pronunciation eyelash
    まつ毛 pronunciation まつ毛
  • eyebrow pronunciation eyebrow
    眉毛 pronunciation 眉毛
  • hair pronunciation hair
    髪 pronunciation
  • heel pronunciation heel
    かかと pronunciation かかと
  • sole pronunciation sole
    足の裏 pronunciation 足の裏
  • muscle pronunciation muscle
    筋肉 pronunciation 筋肉
  • palm pronunciation palm
    手のひら pronunciation 手のひら