There is no official dictionary for all Japanese kanji. However, the Dai Kan-Wa Jiten is a standard dictionary that covers most kanji, containing over 50,000 characters. There is also a small official subset of kanji kno... More » Education

The Kanji Draw app is a touchscreen application that lets you draw Japanese characters known as kanji. It is available on both the Android and Apple platforms. More » Technology Mobile

The correct way to write non-Japanese names in Japanese script is to use the katakana alphabet to transliterate all of the sounds in the name to their Japanese equivalents. This is usually straightforward as long as the ... More » Education

The definition of “time period” is available on many dictionary and reference resources, such as, and Both websites define the term “time period” as a measured... More » Education

A comprehensive, user-friendly medical abbreviation dictionary can be found at MediLexicon, along with a medical terminology dictionary. A list of common medical abbreviations is also available at MedicineNet. More » Education

Those interested in an English dictionary with voice options can find one through mobile app stores, such as iTunes. English dictionary apps are available for Android, iOS and Windows 8/RT. Examples include English Audio... More » Education

Word Reference is an online language dictionary that can translate any word from English to Spanish, French, Italian, German, Swedish, Russian, Portuguese, Polish, Romanian, Czech, Greek, Turkish, Chinese, Japanese, Kore... More » Education