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S;s [エス] /(n) (1) S/s/(2) (abbr) south/(3) (abbr) (See 硫黄) sulfur/(4) (abbr) small/(5) (abbr) second/(6) (abbr) (See 主語) subject (grammar)/(7) (abbr) (ant: M・3) sadist/sadistic/(8) (abbr) sister/female partner in a homosexual relationship

SOHO [ソーホー] /(n) (1) {comp} SOHO/small office home office/(2) Solar and Heliospheric Observatory

あばら屋;あばら家;荒ら屋;荒ら家;荒屋(io);荒家(io) [あばらや] /(n) (1) dilapidated house/tumbledown house/hovel/miserable shack/(2) (hum) my house/my home/(3) small resting place comprising four pillars and a roof (with no walls)

いささ小笹;細小小笹;細小小竹 [いささおざさ] /(n) (arch) (obsc) short bamboo/small bamboo

いさら井;細小井 [いさらい] /(n) (arch) small water spring

うさぎ小屋;兎小屋 [うさぎごや] /(n) (1) rabbit hutch/(2) (used in 1979 EC report) small Japanese houses/cramped Japanese housing

おこぼれに預かる;お零れに預かる [おこぼれにあずかる] /(exp) to get a tiny share of the profits/to get a small share of what someone is enjoying

お亀;阿亀 [おかめ] /(n) (1) (uk) (derog) (See お多福,ひょっとこ・1) homely woman (esp. one with a small low nose, high flat forehead, and bulging cheeks)/plain woman/(2) (abbr) (uk) (See お亀蕎麦) soba in soup with slices of boiled fish paste, shiitake mushrooms, greens, seaweed, etc.

お手塩;御手塩 [おてしょ;おてしょう] /(n) (fem) (obsc) (See 手塩皿) small, shallow dish

お多福;阿多福;於多福 [おたふく] /(n) (derog) (See お多福面) homely woman (esp. one with a small low nose, high flat forehead, and bulging cheeks)/plain woman

お多福面;阿多福面 [おたふくめん] /(n) humorous mask of a homely woman's face (characterized by a small low nose, high flat forehead, and bulging cheeks)

お猪口;御猪口 [おちょこ] /(n) (1) (uk) (See 猪口) small cup/sake cup/(2) cup-shaped

かき揚げ;掻き揚げ;掻揚げ;掻き上げ;掻揚(io);掻上(io);掻上げ;署ノき揚げ(oK) [かきあげ] /(n) (1) (かき揚げ, 掻き揚げ, 掻揚げ, 掻揚 only) mixed vegetable and seafood tempura/(2) something pulled upwards/(3) (かき揚げ, 掻き揚げ, 署ノき揚げ only) (abbr) (See かき揚げ城・かきあげじろ) small castle with a simple earthen-walled moat/(4) turning up a lamp wick

かき揚げ城;掻き揚げ城;署ノき揚げ城(oK) [かきあげじろ] /(n) (obsc) (arch) small castle with a simple earthen-walled moat

かつお節;カツオ節;鰹節 [かつおぶし(かつお節,鰹節);カツオぶし(カツオ節);かつぶし(鰹節)] /(n) {food} katsuobushi/small pieces of sliced dried bonito

かん;くわん /(adv,adv-to) (on-mim) ding/chime (sound of a bell or a small gong)

くびれフェチ;クビレフェチ /(n) (sl) (See 括れ・2) small waist fetish/wasp waist fetish

こ;っこ /(suf) (1) (abbr) (See 慣れっこ,ぺちゃんこ・1) doing/in such a state/(2) (See 睨めっこ・1) doing together/contest/match/(3) (fam) (See 餡こ・1) familiarizing suffix (sometimes meaning "small")

こざと偏;阜偏 [こざとへん] /(n) (e.g. left side of 防) (See 邑・おおざと) kanji "mound" or "small village" radical at left (radical 170)

こじし座;小獅子座 [こじしざ] /(n) {astron} Leo Minor (constellation)/the Small Lion

ころころ(P);コロコロ;ころんころん /(adv-to,adv,vs) (1) (on-mim) lightly rolling (of a small and round thing)/(2) (on-mim) pleasant, high-pitched sound (e.g. bell, young woman's laughter)/(3) (on-mim) changing frequently (e.g. conversation, plans)/(occurring) in rapid succession (e.g. sumo wrestlers being defeated)/fickly/in a fickle manner/(4) (on-mim) roly-poly/(adv-to,adv) (5) (on-mim) chirp chirp/sound of insects/(6) (on-mim) (See ケロケロ) ribbit ribbit/croak croak/sound of frogs/(n) (7) (ころころ, コロコロ only) (on-mim) roller/lint roller/paint roller

ころっと /(adv) (1) (on-mim) sound of something small rolling once (often into a hole)/(2) easily/(3) suddenly/(4) completely (e.g. forgetting)/utterly/(5) disappointing/(6) curling up into the fetal position/going to sleep suddenly

ごく一部;極一部 [ごくいちぶ] /(exp) small fraction/small proportion

ごく小さい;極小さい [ごくちいさい] /(exp,adj-i) very small

さいの目;賽の目;采の目 [さいのめ] /(n) (1) pip (spot on a die)/(2) small cube (esp. of food)/die/dice

さいまき /(n) (See 車海老) kuruma prawn (esp. a small one, i.e. less than 10 cm in length)

ざら /(adj-na) (1) (See ざらにある,ざらにいる) common/commonplace/(2) reckless/(n) (3) (abbr) (See ざら紙) pulp paper/(4) (abbr) (See ざらめ糖) granulated sugar/(5) (arch) coins/small change

ずんぐり /(adv,vs) (on-mim) short and stout/small but wide around

ずんぐりむっくり /(adv,vs) (on-mim) (See ずんぐり) very short and stout/small but quite wide around

せこい /(adj-i) petty/small-minded/stingy/cheap (as in cheap shot, cheating, skirting the rules, etc.)

せせらぎ /(n) (1) small stream/brooklet/(2) murmuring (as of a stream)

それっぽっち /(adj-no) so little/so few/so trifling/so small

それ式;其れしき;其式(io);其れ式 [それしき] /(exp,adj-no) (uk) trivial/insignificant/meager/meagre/that little amount/such a small extent

ちっとやそっと /(exp) small amount/bit/smidgen

ちびっ子 [ちびっこ] /(n) (col) small child/rug rat/ankle-biter

ちまちま /(adv-to,adv) (on-mim) small/compact

ちょこちょこ /(adv,adv-to,vs) (1) (on-mim) toddling/with small, quick steps/(2) (on-mim) restlessly/in continuous motion/(3) (on-mim) quickly and easily/(4) (on-mim) often/frequently/now and then/occasionally

ちょこっと /(adv,adj-f) (on-mim) (See ちょっと・1) rather/a little/small

ちょこん;ちょこなん /(adv-to) (on-mim) slightly (of an action)/(looking) small and quiet

ちょび髭 [ちょびひげ] /(n) (See ちょびっと) small mustache/short mustache

ちょろちょろ;チョロチョロ /(adv,adv-to) (1) (on-mim) trickling (of water)/(2) (on-mim) flickering (of fire)/(adv,adv-to,vs) (3) (on-mim) darting about (e.g. a small animal)/scampering about/moving rapidly

ちょん;チョン /(adv-to,n) (1) (on-mim) (See ちょんちょん・1) clap (sound of wooden clappers)/(2) (See ちょん切る) chop vigorously/(3) (See ちょんちょん・2) slight movement (e.g. poke, small bird alighting)/(4) (See ちょんになる) the end/originally end of a play, marked by clap of clappers/(n) (5) (See ちょんちょん・3) dot (esp. typographical)

ちょんちょん;チョンチョン /(adv,adv-to) (1) (on-mim) sound of something striking repeatedly (e.g. wooden clappers)/(2) (on-mim) something small hopping repeatedly/touching lightly and repeatedly/(n) (3) punctuation marks such as the dakuten/(4) Chonchon (arn:)/South American mythical bird

ちりんちりん /(adv) (on-mim) jingle/ding/ringing of small bells

とことこ /(adv,adv-to) (on-mim) briskly with small steps/trotting

はした金;端金;端た金 [はしたがね] /(n) odd money/loose change/small (paltry) sum (of money)/chicken feed/(mere) pittance

ばい貝 [ばいがい] /(n) whelk/small water snails

ぱらり /(adv-to,adv) (on-mim) sprinkling/dropping in small light bits

ぴょこぴょこ /(adv-to) (1) (on-mim) up and down/lightly/nimbly/moving in small leaps as a frog or rabbit/(2) (on-mim) (See ひょいひょい・2) casually/(strolling about) without a care

ぶつぶつ(P);ブツブツ /(n,adv,adv-to) (1) (on-mim) grunt/grumble/complaint/mutter/(2) pimples/spots/eruption/rash/(3) cutting into small pieces/(4) simmering

ぷちぷち;プチプチ /(adv-to,adv,vs) (1) (on-mim) sound of bubbles (or other small objects) being popped/(2) (on-mim) lumpy sensation (e.g. of food)/(n) (3) little bits/small grains/(4) (プチプチ only) (See 気泡緩衝材) bubble wrap (trademark of Kawakami Sangyo Co.)

べか船 [べかぶね] /(n) small sailing boat used for collecting nori, etc.

ぺちゃぱい;ぺチャパイ /(n) small breasts/flat-chested

ほんの僅か [ほんのわずか] /(exp,n,adj-na,adj-no) (uk) small amount/jot/nothing much/(to a) slight degree/wee bit

ぼっち /(n) (1) small point/knob/protuberance/(2) (abbr) (col) (See 独りぼっち) aloneness/loneliness/solitude

みみっちい /(adj-i) tightfisted/stingy/miserly/small-minded

めっ;め;メッ /(int) no!/don't!/tsk!/used to scold small children and pets

やや小さい [ややちいさい] /(exp,adj-i) (ant: やや大きい) smallish/on the small side

わんさガール /(n) (See わんさ) small-part actress/female extras

アノア /(n) anoa (either of two small African water buffalo of genus Bubalus)

イチモンジハゼ /(n) Trimma grammistes (species of small goby found in Japan and Taiwan)

イワヒメオオトカゲ /(n) Storr's pygmy monitor (Varanus storri, species of small carnivorous monitor lizard native to Australia)/Storr's goanna/Storr's monitor

ウィークリーマンション /(n) small apartment rented by the week (wasei: weekly mansion)

エスサイズ /(n) S size/small size

オグロイワワラビー /(n) brush-tailed rock-wallaby (Petrogale penicillata)/small-eared rock-wallaby

カイアシ類;橈脚類 [カイアシるい(カイアシ類);かいあしるい(橈脚類);とうきゃくるい(橈脚類);じょうきゃくるい(橈脚類)] /(n) copepods (small crustaceans of subclass Copepoda)

カウンターキッチン;カウンター・キッチン /(n) kitchen with a small counter for eating, usu. allowing a view into the living and dining rooms (wasei: counter kitchen)

カルタ金 [カルタがね] /(n) armor covered with small rectangular plates of metal

カヴァキーニョ /(n) {music} cavaquinho (por:)/small four-stringed guitar

ガールズバー;ガールズ・バー /(n) (See ショットバー) small shot bar with an all-female staff (wasei: girl's bar)

ガチャック /(n) gachuck/device for applying small, clip-style paper fasteners

ガレージキット;ガレージ・キット /(n) (See ガレキ,フィギュア・2) small scale production model kit (e.g. for figurines) (wasei: garage kit)

ガレキ /(n) (abbr) (See ガレージキット) small scale production model kit (e.g. for figurines)

キャッシング /(n) (1) caching/(2) cashing/(3) taking out small loans

キャリーバッグ;キャリー・バッグ /(n) (1) small case with wheels/(2) large bag with handles/carry bag

キングヒメオオトカゲ /(n) King's goanna (Varanus kingorum, species of small carnivorous monitor lizard native to the Australia)

ギリギリアウト;ぎりぎりアウト /(exp) (col) (See ぎりぎり,アウト) (ant: ギリギリセーフ) too late (by a short time)/just failed (by a small margin)

クーハン;クーファン /(n) cradle (fre: couffin)/small cradle basket/portable bassinet

クレオパトラの鼻 [クレオパトラのはな] /(exp,n) Cleopatra's nose/a small thing with a huge influence

クロホシマンジュウダイ科 [クロホシマンジュウダイか] /(n) Scatophagidae/family containing four species in two genera of small Indo-Pacific fish commonly called scats

ケッチ /(n) ketch (two-masted vessel with a small mizzen)

コースター /(n) (1) (abbr) (See ローラーコースター) roller coaster/(2) coaster (small mat for drinks)/(3) (abbr) (See コースターブレーキ) coaster brake

コサージュ;コルサージュ;コサージ /(n) (1) corsage (fre:)/small bouquet worn by a woman/(2) (arch) bodice of a woman's dress

コップ酒 [コップざけ] /(n) sake sold in a cup rather than a bottle/drinking sake from a regular-size cup rather than from a small sake cup

コフレ /(n) (1) makeup set (fre: coffret)/(2) (orig. meaning) coffret/small box

コプチャン /(n) {food} (See 小腸) beef small intestine (kor: gobchang)

コンボ /(n) (1) combo (esp. a small jazz group)/(2) combination (people, components, etc.)

ゴーフレット /(n) (See ゴーフル) small confection comprising two thin waffle-like biscuits with cream between them (fre: gaufrette)

サービスバルコニー;サービス・バルコニー /(n) small balcony (eng: service balcony)

サブザック /(n) (See サブリュック) small knacksack (wasei: sub, wasei: Sack)

サブリュック /(n) (See サブザック) small knapsack (eng: sub, ger: Rueck(sack))/small rucksack

シガリロ /(n) cigarillo/small cigar

シングルジャストロー /(exp) single-just-low (description of a small truck)

ジャワマングース;ジャワ・マングース /(n) small Asian mongoose (Herpestes javanicus)

スーパーロー;スーパー・ロー /(exp) super-low (description of a small truck with a low tray)

スモールキャピタル;スモール・キャピタル /(n) {comp} small capital

スモールビジネス;スモール・ビジネス /(n) {comp} small business

スモールボアライフル;スモール・ボア・ライフル /(n) small-bore rifle

スモールライト;スモール・ライト /(n) parking light (wasei: small light)/side light

スロープカー;スロープ・カー /(n) slope car/small automated monorail

セイフティボックス;セイフティ・ボックス /(n) (1) safe deposit box (wasei: safety box)/(2) small safe

タカサゴヒメジ /(n) cinnabar goatfish (Parupeneus heptacanthus)/small-spot goatfish

タッチの差 [タッチのさ] /(exp,n) very small difference (esp. in time)/tiny interval

チェキ /(n) small instant camera

チャグチャグ馬コ;チャグチャグ馬こ [チャグチャグうまコ(チャグチャグ馬コ);チャグチャグうまこ(チャグチャグ馬こ)] /(n) (1) Chagu Chagu Horse Festival (of Iwate Prefecture)/(2) small wooden horse toy with bells on its neck (made in Iwate Prefecture)

チャランゴ /(n) charango (spa:)/small lute-like stringed instrument, orig. from Bolivia

チンピラ(P);ちんぴら /(n,adj-no) (young) hoodlum/small-time yakuza/delinquent boy/delinquent girl/hooligan/punk

デミタス;ドミタス /(n) demi-tasse (fre:)/small cup

トイレが近い [トイレがちかい] /(exp,adj-i) having a small bladder/having an overactive bladder

トラットリア /(n) trattoria (ita:)/small informal Italian restaurant

トランシーバー(P);トランシーバ /(n) transceiver/small wireless telephone

トリスティスモニター;トリスティス・モニター /(n) black-headed monitor (Varanus tristis, small species of carnivorous monitor lizard native to Australia)/freckled monitor

トロッコ /(n) rail car (esp. a small one used in mines, etc.) (eng: truck)/trolley

ネットブック /(n) {comp} netbook (type of small laptop computer)

ハナカケトラザメ /(n) small-spotted catshark (Scyliorhinus canicula, species found in the northeast Atlantic and Mediterranean)

ハンディムック;ハンディームック /(n) (See ムック) small, cheap book in the style of a magazine (wasei: handy mook)

バラ銭;ばら銭;散銭 [バラせん(バラ銭);ばらせん(ばら銭,散銭)] /(n) coins/small change

パリソン /(n) parison (first small bubble at the end of a blowpipe)

ヒモ /(n) {food} (See 小腸) small intestine of beef or pork

ピチャリ /(adv) (on-mim) sound of a small wave hitting the shore/sound of a whip/sound of a slap

ピラピラ;ぴらぴら /(adv,adv-to,n,vs) (on-mim) fluttering (cloth, paper, etc.)/waving/small fluttering object

フィギュア(P);フィギア /(n) (1) figure/(2) figurine (small models of anime characters, etc.)/(3) (abbr) (See フィギュアスケーティング) figure skating

フラットロー;フラット・ロー /(n) small truck (wasei: flat low)

ブヒブヒ /(n) (See ブウブウ・1) squealing (e.g. of small pigs)/oinking

プチ /(pref) small (fre: petit)

プチッ;プチっ /(adv-to) (1) (on-mim) (See ポチっ) with a snap/with a click (beep)/(2) (on-mim) (See プチ) shortly/briefly/small

プチデブ;プチでぶ;ぷちでぶ /(adj-no) (See プチ,デブ) chubby/small and plump

ベビー箪笥 [ベビーだんす] /(n) small-sized wardrobe

ペコロス /(n) small onion (ca 4 cm in diameter)

ペティナイフ;プチナイフ;プチ・ナイフ /(n) petit knife/small knife

ボーロ /(n) small, round cookie (por: bolo)/small, round biscuit

ボナン /(n) (See ガムラン) bonang (small gongs used in the Javanese gamelan) (ind:)

ボンナイフ /(n) (See ミッキーナイフ) small folding knife with a rectangular blade used to sharpen pencils

ポケバイ /(n) (abbr) pocket bike (very small motorbike)

マルチーズ /(n) Maltese (small white terrier)

マル優;丸優 [マルゆう(マル優);まるゆう(丸優)] /(n) tax-free small-sum savings system (often used by the elderly and the disabled)/non-tax plan for small savings

ミッキーナイフ;ミッキー・ナイフ /(n) (ksb:) (from Mickey Mouse) (See ボンナイフ) small folding knife with a rectangular blade used to sharpen pencils

ミニコミ /(n) communications within a small range (wasei: mini communication)

ミルクホール;ミルク・ホール /(n) milk bar (wasei: milk hall)/small shop selling milk, sweets, snacks, limited foodstuffs, etc.

メーターバイザー;メーター・バイザー /(n) small shield over motorcycle gauges (wasei: meter visor)

メニューボード;メニュー・ボード /(n) menu board (small blackboard on which the specials of the day, etc., are written)

モンキーバナナ;モンキー・バナナ /(n) monkey banana (var. of wild banana in the Philippines and Okinawa) (Musa acuminata 'Seniorita') (wasei: monkey banana)/seniorita banana/var. of banana producing small fruit

ユニットキッチン;ユニット・キッチン /(n) small prefabricated kitchen in an apartment (wasei: unit kitchen)

ヨジリオオトカゲ /(n) Timor monitor (Varanus timorensis, species of small carnivorous monitor lizard native to Indonesia)/spotted tree monitor

ラスボラ /(n) rasbora (small minnow-like fish of genera Boraras, Microrasbora, Rasbora, and Trigonostigma)

ランブル鞭毛虫 [ランブルべんもうちゅう] /(n) (See ランブル鞭毛虫症) Giardia lamblia/protozoan parasite of the small intestine that causes giardiasis

リテールバンキング;リテール・バンキング /(n) small-scale finance (wasei: little banking)

リテールファイナンス;リテール・ファイナンス /(n) small-scale finance (wasei: little finance)

リペレット /(n,vs) re-pellet (plastics industry)/regrind/grinding plastic scraps into small pieces as a form of recycling

ルビー(P);ルビ(P) /(n) (1) (esp. ルビー) ruby/(2) (esp. ルビ) ruby character/small hiragana or katakana readings of kanji usually above or to the side of the kanji (esp. used by printers and in ref. to printed material)/(3) (ルビー only) {comp} Ruby (programming language)

ルビを振る [ルビをふる] /(exp,v5r) (See ルビ・2,振り仮名) to write ruby characters (small furigana above or beside kanji)

ワイドロー /(exp) wide-low (description of a small truck)

ワンポイント;ワン・ポイント /(n,adj-f) (1) one point/(n) (2) stitched ornament/small needlepoint design/(3) (abbr) {baseb} (See ワンポイントリリーフ) relief pitcher brought in to face one batter

娃々菜;わわ菜;娃娃菜 [わわさい;ワワサイ(娃娃菜)] /(n) (See 白菜) baby Chinese cabbage (chi: w醇@ w醇@ c醇Ai)/wawasai cabbage/variety of small Chinese cabbage

阿呆の足下使い [あほうのあしもとづかい] /(exp) (id) fools use people to pick up things lying at their own feet/stupidity of using people for small things

愛玩;愛翫;愛がん [あいがん] /(n,vs) caring for (esp. a pet or a small object)/cherishing/being fond of/prizing/treasuring

伊達締め;伊達締 [だてじめ] /(n) small, thin fabric belt worn over the kimono and under the obi in order to protect the fabric

移植ごて;移植鏝 [いしょくごて] /(n) small shovel or trowel used in gardening

一つ二つ;1つ2つ [ひとつふたつ] /(n) one or two/a few/small number

一握り [ひとにぎり] /(n,adj-no) (1) handful/(2) small amount/small number

一掬 [いっきく] /(n) small amount

一掬い [ひとすくい] /(n) (1) (uk) scoop (e.g. of icecream)/scoopful/(2) (uk) small ornamental spoon

一挙手一投足 [いっきょしゅいっとうそく] /(n) (1) one's every action/every single move/(2) slight effort/least trouble/small amount of work

一献 [いっこん] /(n) (1) one cup (of sake)/(2) (going out for, treating someone to) a drink/small drinking party

一紙半銭 [いっしはんせん] /(n) small sum/things of little value

一手間;ひと手間 [ひとてま] /(n) one small touch/small twist

一切れ;1切れ;1きれ [ひときれ] /(n) slice/small piece

一銭;1銭 [いっせん] /(n) one sen/one-hundredth of a yen/small amount of money

一息 [ひといき] /(n,adj-no) (1) one breath/pause/rest/(2) one go (i.e. in a short time)/(3) small amount of effort

一坪本社 [ひとつぼほんしゃ] /(n) small company headquarters located in Tokyo simply for name value

一匹;1匹;一疋 [いっぴき] /(n) (1) one animal (small)/(2) (一匹 only) (arch) two-tan bolt of cloth

一瓢 [いっぴょう] /(n) (1) one gourd/(2) small drink (esp. of alcohol)/drink one carries

一文商い [いちもんあきない] /(n) (a) penny store/business on a small scale

一歩(P);1歩 [いっぽ] /(n-adv,n-t) (1) (a) step/(2) level/stage/(3) small degree/small amount

引け目を感じる [ひけめをかんじる] /(exp,v1) to feel inferior/to feel small

羽虫 [はむし] /(n) (1) (See 羽虱) biting louse (any louse of order Mallophaga)/(2) (col) (See 羽蟻) small winged insect (esp. a flying ant or termite)

雲鑼 [うんら] /(n) yunluo (10 small gongs mounted in a wooden frame)

駅弁大学 [えきべんだいがく] /(n) minor local college/small-time university

円居 [まどい] /(n,vs) small gathering/happy circle

円匙 [えんし;えんぴ(ik)] /(n) (originally jargon of the Imperial Japanese Army) small shovel

園芸用こて;園芸用鏝;園藝用鏝(oK) [えんげいようこて] /(n) (See 移植ごて) small shovel or trowel used in gardening

掩撃 [えんげき] /(n,vs) sneak attack (by a small group)/surprise attack

燕雀 [えんじゃく] /(n) small birds

燕雀鴻鵠 [えんじゃくこうこく] /(exp) (yoji) How can a small bird (a sparrow, a petty person) understand the aspirations of a great bird (a phoenix)/Only a hero can understand a hero

横海老;横蝦 [よこえび;ヨコエビ] /(n) (uk) gammaridean amphipod (any small, shrimp-like crustacean of suborder Gammaridea)

沖漬け;沖漬 [おきづけ] /(n) (1) {food} small fish sliced open and pickled in a mixture of vinegar, sake, and salt/(2) {food} seafood pickled in soy (esp. squid)

屋台(P);屋体;家台(iK) [やたい] /(n) (1) (See 屋台店) cart (esp. a food cart)/stall/stand/(2) (See 踊り屋台) festival float/portable shrine dedicated to a god and shaped like a house/dancing platform/(3) stage prop fashioned after a large building/(4) (abbr) (See 屋台骨) framework (of a house, etc.)/(5) (arch) house (esp. a small and miserable house)

下家;下屋 [したや;げや;しもや] /(n) small attached annex/lean-to

寡 [か] /(n) (1) (ant: 衆・しゅう・1) minority/small numbers/(2) unmarried person/widow/widower

寡勢 [かぜい] /(n) small military force/numerically inferior force

寡兵 [かへい] /(n) small army force

過小 [かしょう] /(adj-na,n,adj-no) too small

蚊の涙 [かのなみだ] /(exp,n) pittance/something very small

解す;解ぐす(io) [ほぐす;ほごす(解す);ほつす(解す)(ok);ほづす(解す)(ok)] /(v5s,vt) (1) (uk) to unravel/to untie/to untangle/to loosen/(2) to break into small pieces (of fish, meat, etc.)/(3) to relax/to ease

回船;廻船 [かいせん] /(n) lighter/(small) cargo vessel

海豚 [いるか(gikun);イルカ] /(n) (uk) dolphin (or other small toothed whales, such as porpoises, belugas, etc.)

芥子粒;ケシ粒;けし粒;罌粟粒 [けしつぶ(芥子粒,けし粒,罌粟粒);ケシつぶ(ケシ粒)] /(n) (1) poppy seed/(adj-f) (2) pinhead-like/small as ants

拡張小型デバイスインタフェース [かくちょうこがたデバイスインタフェース] /(n) {comp} Enhanced Small Device Interface/ESDI

釜飯;釜めし [かまめし] /(n) rice, meat and vegetable dish served in a small pot

缶 [ほとぎ] /(n) (1) fat-bodied, small-mouthed earthenware jar for carrying water/(2) water vessel used for a baby's first bath

館;屋形 [やかた;たち(館);たて(館)] /(n) (1) mansion/small castle/(2) (hon) nobleman/noblewoman/(3) (やかた only) boat cabin

気が回る [きがまわる] /(exp,v5r) (1) to be attentive to small details/(2) to be attentive to others (or others' concerns)/(3) to have one's mind turn groundlessly to something negative

菊判 [きくばん] /(n) A5/medium octavo/small octavo

急焼 [きびしょ] /(n) (uk) (See 急須) small teapot

急須 [きゅうす] /(n) small teapot

巨細 [きょさい;こさい] /(adj-na,n) large and small matters/particulars/details/greatness and smallness/circumstances

漁舟 [ぎょしゅう] /(n) small fishing boat/fishing smack

魚子;斜子;七子;魚々子;七々子 [ななこ] /(n) (1) decorating a metal surface with small dots resembling fish eggs/(2) (abbr) (See 魚子織り) twill weave/basket weave

恐れ入る;畏れ入る [おそれいる] /(v5r,vi) (1) to be sorry/to beg pardon/to be much obliged/to feel small/(2) to be grateful/(3) to be amazed/to be filled with awe/to be surprised/(4) to be disconcerted/to be embarrassed

教室 [きょうしつ] /(n) (1) classroom/(2) department/laboratory/(3) single-room school/small school

狭い [せまい] /(adj-i) narrow/confined/small

狭し [せばし;せまし;せし;さし] /(adj-ku) (1) (arch) narrow/confined/small/(adj-shiku) (2) (せばし only) (arch) narrow/confined/small

狭視野 [きょうしや] /(n,adj-no) (obsc) narrow-field (e.g. camera)/small-field

狭小 [きょうしょう] /(adj-na,n) narrow/cramped/small-sized

狭隘;狭あい [きょうあい] /(adj-na,n) (1) narrow/small/confined/(2) narrow-minded/intolerant

矯角殺牛 [きょうかくさつぎゅう] /(exp) (yoji) trying to straighten the horns of a bull, and killing it in the process/trying to correct a small defect and ruining the whole thing/The cure is worse than the disease

僅か(P);纔か [わずか] /(adj-na,adv,n) (uk) only/merely/(a) little/small quantity

僅少 [きんしょう] /(adj-no,adj-na) (See 僅か) (a) few/(a) little/trifling/insignificant/small (amount)/scarce (stocks)

金平糖(ateji);金米糖(ateji) [こんぺいとう;コンペイトー;コンペートー] /(n) small coloured sugar candy covered in bulges (por: confeito)

金椀;鋺 [かなまり;かなわん(金椀)] /(n) (See 椀) small metal bowl

九牛一毛 [きゅうぎゅういちもう;きゅうぎゅうのいちもう] /(n) (yoji) a drop in the bucket (ocean)/a small fraction (of)/trifle

駒寄せ [こまよせ] /(n) small fence to keep out people and horses

軽い [かるい(P);かろい] /(adj-i) (1) (ant: 重い・1) light (i.e. not heavy)/feeling light (i.e. offering little resistance, moving easily)/(2) light (i.e. of foot)/nimble/agile/(3) non-serious/minor/unimportant/trivial/(4) (often as 軽く) slight/small/gentle/soft/(5) easy/simple/(6) (See 口が軽い) indiscriminate

軽トラ [けいトラ;ケイトラ] /(n) (abbr) (See 軽トラック) minitruck/light truck/small truck/light pickup

軽トラック [けいトラック] /(n) (See 軽自動車・けいじどうしゃ) minitruck/light truck/small truck/light pickup

軽薄短小 [けいはくたんしょう] /(adj-na,n) (yoji) (ant: 重厚長大) small, light and thin (of consumer products, esp. electronics)

鶏口牛後 [けいこうぎゅうご] /(exp) (yoji) better to be the beak of a rooster than the rump of a bull/better to be the leader of a small group than a subordinate in a large organization/better to be a big fish in a little pond than a little fish in a big pond

鶏鳴狗盗 [けいめいくとう] /(n) (yoji) person who resorts to petty tricks/a person of small caliber who is only capable of petty tricks

穴門;曙[門 [あなもん] /(n) small gate in a mud or stone wall

古祠 [こし] /(n) old small shrine

狐の窓 [きつねのまど] /(n) way of entangling one's hands together to leave a small opening between the middle and ring fingers/fox's window

狐窓 [きつねまど] /(n) small (latticework) window placed up high

胡麻斑 [ごまふ] /(n) black speckles/small black spots (like sprinkled sesame)

虎の威を借る狐 [とらのいをかるきつね] /(exp) (id) person who swaggers about under borrowed authority/small man acting arrogantly through borrowed authority/a fox that borrows the authority of a tiger

五斗米 [ごとべい] /(n) small salary

交番 [こうばん] /(n,vs) (1) police box/small neighborhood police station/(n,adj-f) (2) alternation/alternating (e.g. current)

口細 [くちぼそ] /(n) (1) (fem) having a small mouth/eating only a little/(2) (See 持子) topmouth gudgeon (Pseudorasbora parva)/(3) (See 梭魚) barracuda

控えめ(P);控え目;ひかえ目;控目 [ひかえめ] /(adj-na,n,adj-no) moderate/reserved/conservative/humble/mild-mannered/self-effacing/unassuming/well-behaved/low-key/temperate/in small quantities

溝腹綱 [こうふくこう] /(n) Solenogastres (subclass of small worm-like molluscs)

合折れ釘;合折釘 [あいおれくぎ] /(n) L-shaped nail/staple/small clamp

合同会社 [ごうどうかいしゃ] /(n) limited liability company/LLC/GK/company structure for small businesses, established in 2005

腰掛け台;腰掛台;腰かけ台 [こしかけだい] /(n) (See 腰掛け) bench (i.e. for bathroom)/seat/small piece of furniture upon which one can sit on

骨細 [ほねぼそ] /(adj-na) small/thin boned/slender/slight

骨切り [ほねきり] /(n) (1) osteotomy/(2) finely cutting a fish to cut up its small bones

些事;瑣事 [さじ] /(n) something small or petty/trifle

砂時計経済 [すなどけいけいざい] /(n) hourglass economy/economy having large upper and lower classes and a small middle class

座椅子 [ざいす] /(n) tatami chair/legless chair/small, legless chair used while sitting on tatami

座観式庭園 [ざかんしきていえん] /(n) (See 回遊式庭園) small garden best enjoyed while sitting at a fixed viewing point

才槌 [さいづち] /(n) small wooden mallet

細;小 [ささ;さざ] /(pref) (See さざ波) small/little

細々しい;細細しい [こまごましい] /(adj-i) (1) minute/very fine/very small/(2) annoying/complicated/(3) very detailed/elaborate

細い [こまい] /(adj-i) (1) small/fine/minute/(2) stingy/cheap

細か [こまか] /(adj-na) small/fine/detailed/stingy

細かい [こまかい] /(adj-i) (1) small/(2) fine/minute/(3) (See 細かいこと) minor/trivial/(4) (See 神経が細かい) sensitive/attentive

細かいお金 [こまかいおかね] /(exp,n) small change

細かい金 [こまかいかね] /(exp,n) small change

細ら;細れ;細 [ささら(細ら,細);さざら(細ら,細);さざれ(細れ,細)] /(pref) (1) (uk) small/little/fine/(n) (2) (ささら only) (arch) (See 細形) fine pattern/(3) (さざれ only) (abbr) (See 細石・1) pebble

細管 [さいかん] /(n) small tube/pipette/tubule

細孔 [さいこう] /(n) pore/small cavity/puncture

細字 [さいじ;ほそじ] /(n) small type or handwriting

細小;些;細 [いさら;いささ] /(pref) (uk) (arch) (いさら usu. refers to water) small/little

細石器 [さいせっき] /(n) microlith (small stone tool)

細切れ;こま切れ;小間切れ [こまぎれ] /(n,adj-no) small pieces/fragments

細雪 [ささめゆき] /(n) light snow fall/small snow flakes

細大 [さいだい] /(n) great and small/in detail/all

細筆 [さいひつ] /(n,vs) fine brush or pencil/small or fine handwriting

細分 [さいぶん] /(n,vs) divide into small portions

細鱗 [さいりん] /(n) (1) small (fish) scale/(2) small fish

崎(P);岬;埼;碕 [さき] /(n) small peninsula

鷺苔 [さぎごけ;サギゴケ] /(n) (uk) (See 紫鷺苔) Miquel's mazus (species of small flowering plant, Mazus miquelii)

笹竹;篠竹 [ささたけ] /(n) small bamboo

撮土 [さつど] /(n) small area/a pinch of earth

雑魚;雑喉 [ざこ;じゃこ(雑魚);ざっこ(ok);ざっこう(ok);いざこ(雑魚);ざこう(雑魚)(ok)] /(n) (1) small fish/small fry/(2) person of low social standing

雑兵 [ぞうひょう] /(n) small fry/ordinary soldiers/rank and file

雑木 [ぞうき;ざつぼく;ぞうぼく] /(n) various kinds of small trees/assorted trees

三下 [さんした] /(n) (abbr) (See 三下奴・さんしたやっこ) petty underling/small fry

三下奴 [さんしたやっこ] /(n) petty underling/small fry

三三五五;三々五々 [さんさんごご] /(adv) (yoji) in groups of twos and threes/in small groups

三寸 [さんずん] /(n) (1) (See 寸・すん) three sun (ca. 9.1 cm)/(2) something small, short or thin (roughly the size of three sun)/(3) (See 的屋) stall-keeper/huckster/hawker/(4) (arch) prostitute of the lowest rank

三方 [さんぼう(P);さんぽう] /(n) (1) three sides/(2) small offering stand

山彙 [さんい] /(n) (obsc) (See 山塊) mountain mass/small mountain range/group of mountains that are not part of a large mountain range

山椒は小粒でもぴりりと辛い [さんしょうはこつぶでもぴりりとからい] /(exp) (id) Small head but great wit

散 [ばら;バラ] /(n,adj-no) (1) (uk) loose articles (not packaged with other things)/bulk items/individual items/(n) (2) (abbr) (uk) (See ばら銭) coins/small change

仕掛け(P);仕掛 [しかけ] /(n) (1) device/contrivance/mechanism/gadget/(2) trick/trap/calculated manipulation/gambit/(3) (small) scale/half finished/(4) commencement/initiation/(5) set up/laying out/preparation/(6) challenge/attack

四畳半 [よじょうはん] /(n) (1) four and a half tatami mats/four-and-a-half-mat room/(2) small room esp. for assignations

四畳半趣味 [よじょうはんしゅみ] /(n) (See 四畳半・よじょうはん・2) enjoying food, drink and entertainment in a small room

四拍子;4拍子 [よんびょうし;しびょうし] /(n) (1) {music} quadruple time/four-four time/common time/(2) {music} (See 囃子・はやし,笛・ふえ・1,大鼓・おおつづみ,小鼓・こつづみ,太鼓・たいこ) the four instruments in the accompanying orchestra in noh, etc. (flute, floor drum, small hand drum, large hand drum)

子ぎつね;子狐;子ギツネ;小狐;小ギツネ [こぎつね(子ぎつね,子狐,小狐);こギツネ(子ギツネ,小ギツネ);コギツネ] /(n) fox cub/little fox/small fox/juvenile fox

子泣き爺;子啼爺;子なき爺;子泣きじじい [こなきじじい] /(n) Konaki Jijii (a ghost in Japanese folklore with the shape of a small old man and having a baby's cry)

子牛(P);小牛(P);仔牛;犢 [こうし(P);こうじ(ok)] /(n) calf/small cow

子供椅子;子供いす;こども椅子 [こどもいす] /(n) (1) small chair for children/(2) high-chair/tall child's chair, often with a tray for food

子馬;小馬;仔馬 [こうま] /(n) (1) small horse/pony/(2) foal/colt/filly

指金 [ゆびがね] /(n) (1) (See 指輪) (finger) ring/(2) (See 指貫・ゆびぬき) metal thimble/(3) (arch) ring used to constrict a finger to make it small and beautiful

指物;指し物;差物;差し物;挿物;挿し物 [さしもの] /(n) (1) (usu. 指(し)物) cabinetwork/joinery/(2) (often 挿(し)物) hair ornament/hairpin/(3) (arch) colours/banner/small banner worn by soldiers during battle (for identification) from the Sengoku period to the end of the Edo period

獅子唐辛子 [ししとうがらし] /(n) small sweet green pepper

糸くず;糸屑 [いとくず] /(n) (See 綿ぼこり) lint (as in a clothes dryer or a pocket)/waste thread/fibers, such as might wrap around the gears in small mechanisms and cause them to jam/fluff

糸藻 [いとも;イトモ] /(n) (uk) small pondweed (Potamogeton pusillus)

紫鷺苔 [むらさきさぎごけ;ムラサキサギゴケ] /(n) (uk) Miquel's mazus (species of small flowering plant, Mazus miquelii)

持ち小屋;持小屋 [もちごや] /(n) (obsc) small playhouse

耳珠 [じじゅ] /(n) tragus (small cartilaginous flap in front of the external opening of the ear)/tragi/antilobium

自惚れ鏡;己惚れ鏡;自惚鏡(io);己惚鏡(io) [うぬぼれかがみ] /(n) (See 和鏡) small western mirror with mercury added to the glass (Edo period)

捨て仮名;捨仮名 [すてがな] /(n) (1) small okurigana used with kanbun/(2) small kana used for diphthongs (ya, yo, yu, i, etc.)

煮干;煮干し [にぼし] /(n) (small crunchy) dried sardines

車屋 [くるまや] /(n) (1) rickshawman/rickshaw station/cartwright/(2) small car dealership/auto repair shop selling cars

車両番号標 [しゃりょうばんごうひょう] /(n) (See 自動車登録番号標) license plate for small vehicles (e.g. subcompact car, motorcycle)

尺地 [しゃくち] /(n) small plot of land

尺恕ソ;尺けん [せっけん] /(n) (1) small amount of silk (i.e. only one foot of cloth)/(2) unimportant painting/trivial work of art

若い [わかい] /(adj-i) (1) young/youthful/(2) immature/green/(3) low (number)/small

若干名 [じゃっかんめい] /(exp) few people/small number of people

取り皿;取皿 [とりざら] /(n) individual plate/single individual's small dish on which food taken from shared serving dishes is placed

守り袋 [まもりぶくろ] /(n) (See 守り札) small pouch containing a paper charm or talisman

手塩 [てしお] /(n) (1) table salt/(2) (abbr) (See 手塩皿・てしおざら) small plate

手塩皿 [てしおざら] /(n) small plate

手狭 [てぜま] /(adj-na,n) narrow/small/cramped

手長猿 [てながざる;テナガザル] /(n) (uk) gibbon (any small, long-armed ape of family Hylobatidae)

手箱 [てばこ] /(n) (small) box to keep valuables, etc.

手裏剣 [しゅりけん] /(n) shuriken/small throwing blade/small edged weapon often used for throwing/throwing star

手焙り;手あぶり [てあぶり] /(n) small brazier/hand-warmer

首の皮一枚 [くびのかわいちまい] /(exp) (id) still having a very small chance/still having a tiny shred of hope

首切り;首斬り [くびきり] /(n) (1) (sens) decapitation/beheading/(2) firings/dismissals/layoffs/downsizing/(3) small samurai sword used for decapitation

重ね餅 [かさねもち] /(n) (1) small mochi placed on top of a big mochi/(2) two things heaped together

銃(P);砲 [じゅう] /(n) gun/rifle/small arms

銃火器 [じゅうかき] /(n) firearm/small arms

銃器 [じゅうき] /(n) small arms

縮刷 [しゅくさつ] /(n,vs) pocket edition/small-type edition

縮刷版 [しゅくさつばん] /(n) small edition/pocket edition

出し子 [だしこ] /(n) (1) (See 煮干し) dried small sardines, etc. used to make fish stock/(2) (sl) person in bank transfer scam whose role it is to withdraw the cash

出糸管 [しゅっしかん] /(n) (obsc) (See 糸疣) spinnerule (small spinning tube on a spinneret)

升酒;枡酒;桝酒 [ますざけ] /(n) alcohol (esp. sake) served in a small wooden box/alcohol (esp. sake) sold in a small wooden box

商店 [しょうてん] /(n) shop/small store/business/firm

宵祭り;宵祭 [よいまつり] /(n) (See 本祭り) small festival held the night before a full festival

宵山 [よいやま] /(n) (See 宵宮) small festival on the eve of the main festival (esp. of the Gion festival)

小 [お] /(pref) (1) (See 小川) small/narrow/(2) (See 小野) familiar prefix/(3) (See 小暗い) slightly/a bit

小 [ぐゎー] /(suf) (rkb:) small/little/dear (figurative sense)

小 [こ] /(pref) (1) (See 小皿) small/little/slight/(2) (See 小半日,弱・じゃく・1) slightly less than/just about/(3) (See こざっぱり) somewhat/somehow/(4) (See 小役人) minor (sometimes derogatory)/petty

小 [しょう] /(n,n-pref) (1) smallness/small item/(2) (See 小の月) short month (i.e. having fewer than 31 days)/(3) (abbr) (See 小学校) elementary school/(4) younger or inferior (of two items or people with the same name)/(5) (arch) unit of field area (approx. 400 sq m)

小さい [ちいさい] /(adj-i) small/little/tiny

小さな [ちいさな] /(adj-pn) (See 大きな) small/little/tiny

小さな政府 [ちいさなせいふ] /(n) small government/limited government

小さめ;小さ目 [ちいさめ] /(adj-no) smallish/on the small side

小さ童;小童 [ちいさわらわ] /(n) (arch) small child (esp. a servant child in the Heian-period imperial palace)

小ちゃい [ちいちゃい] /(adj-i) small (babytalk form)

小っこい;小い [ちっこい] /(adj-i) (uk) (slightly pejorative) very small

小っぽけ [ちっぽけ] /(adj-na) (uk) very small/tiny

小の虫を殺して大の虫を助ける [しょうのむしをころしてだいのむしをたすける] /(exp) (proverb) to sacrifice something small in order to save something great/to lose a leg to save one's life/to kill a small bug and help a large one

小の虫を殺して大の虫を生かす [しょうのむしをころしてだいのむしをいかす] /(exp) (proverb) to sacrifice something small in order to save something great/to lose a leg to save one's life/to kill a small bug and save a large one

小エビ;小海老;小蝦 [こエビ(小エビ);こえび(小海老,小蝦);コエビ] /(n) (1) shrimp (infraorder Caridea)/(2) small shrimp, prawn or lobster

小ジョッキ [しょうジョッキ] /(n) (See ジョッキ) small beer mug

小バエ;小蠅;小蝿 [こばえ(小蠅,小蝿);こバエ(小バエ);コバエ] /(n) (uk) (See 蠅・1) small household fly (e.g. fruit fly)

小マゼラン雲 [しょうマゼランうん] /(n) {astron} Small Magellanic Cloud (galaxy)

小宴 [しょうえん] /(n) small (dinner) party

小猿;子猿 [こざる] /(n) small monkey/infant monkey

小屋 [こや(P);しょうおく] /(n) (1) hut/cabin/shed/(animal) pen/(2) (こや only) small theatre (theater)/temporary playhouse/circus tent/booth/(3) (hum) (col) (esp. しょうおく) one's own house

小屋根 [こやね] /(n) (See 大屋根) small roof (e.g. over the first storey of a building, a window, an attached shed or veranda, etc.)/overhang

小桶 [こおけ] /(n) small bucket

小家 [こいえ;しょうか] /(n) small and simple home

小火 [ぼや(gikun)(P);しょうか] /(n) small fire

小火器 [しょうかき] /(n) small arms

小花 [しょうか] /(n) (1) small flower/floret/(2) (See 偽花) pseudanthium

小茄子 [こなすび] /(n) (1) (See 茄子) small eggplant/(2) (uk) Japanese yellow loosestrife (Lysimachia japonica)

小塊 [しょうかい] /(n) small lump/knob/nut/blob

小貝 [こがい] /(n) (1) (See 貝偏) small shell/small shellfish/(2) kanji "shell" radical at left

小鞄 [こかばん] /(n) small bag/small satchel

小間 [こま] /(n) (obsc) small room

小顔 [こがお] /(n) small face (of a woman; generally considered attractive)

小企業 [しょうきぎょう] /(n) small business/small company

小器 [しょうき] /(n) small container/person of small capacities

小机 [こづくえ] /(n) (obsc) small desk

小旗 [こばた] /(n) small flag

小規模 [しょうきぼ] /(adj-na,n) small scale

小規模ビジネス [しょうきぼビジネス] /(n) small business

小菊 [こぎく] /(n) (1) small chrysanthemum/(2) (obsc) small low grade piece of japanese paper used as a kettle rest or as a tissue/(3) (obsc) paper handed as a means of congratulations in a red light district

小丘 [しょうきゅう] /(n) hillock/small hill/knoll/hummock

小球 [しょうきゅう] /(n) small ball/globule/spherule/pellet

小魚;小肴 [こざかな] /(n) small fish/fry

小競り合い;小競合い;小ぜり合い [こぜりあい] /(n,vs) (1) skirmish/brush (with the enemy)/small fight with a military enemy/(2) squabble/quarrel/brief argument/exchange of words

小玉 [こだま] /(n) small ball/globule/bead/small vegetable or piece of fruit

小琴 [おごと] /(n) (arch) (See 琴・こと) koto (usu. small)

小金 [こがね] /(n) small sum of money

小熊;子熊 [こぐま] /(n) small bear/bear cub

小型(P);小形 [こがた] /(adj-no,n) (See 大型) small/small-sized/small-scale/miniature

小型トラック [こがたトラック] /(n) small truck/pickup truck/pickup/van

小型球形ウイルス [こがたきゅうけいウイルス] /(n) small round structured virus/SRSV

小型犬 [こがたけん] /(n) small-breed dog/toy dog

小型車 [こがたしゃ] /(n) small car/compact car

小型乗用車 [こがたじょうようしゃ] /(n) small (compact) car/minicar

小型武器 [こがたぶき] /(n) small arms/light weapons

小劇場 [しょうげきじょう] /(n) little theater/small theater

小虎 [こどら] /(n) small tiger/drinker

小鼓 [こつづみ;しょうこ] /(n) small hand drum

小口 [こぐち] /(n) (1) cut end/edge (of a page, etc.)/(2) (ant: 大口・おおぐち・3) small amount/small sum/(3) beginning/clue/(4) (See 虎口) tiger's den/jaws of death/dangerous place

小口扱い [こぐちあつかい] /(n) small lot consignment

小口径 [しょうこうけい] /(n,adj-no) small calibre/small caliber

小高い丘 [こだかいおか] /(exp,n) small hill/low hill/hillock

小国 [しょうこく] /(n) small country

小国寡民 [しょうこくかみん] /(n) (yoji) small country with a small population (The Chinese philosopher Lao-tze's ideal of a state)

小骨 [こぼね] /(n,adj-no) small bones

小座敷 [こざしき] /(n) (1) small tatami room/(2) (See 放ち出) extension of the main room of a home (in traditional palatial-style architecture)/(3) room smaller than four and a half tatami (in tea ceremony)

小作り [こづくり] /(adj-na,n) small build/small size

小皿 [こざら] /(n) small dish

小事は大事 [しょうじはだいじ] /(exp) (id) A small leak can sink a great ship

小字 [こあざ] /(n) small administrative unit (of a village)

小社 [しょうしゃ] /(n) (1) (hum) (our) company/(my) company/(2) small company/(3) small shrine

小車 [こぐるま;おぐるま] /(n) (1) (おぐるま only) (arch) Inula japonica/(2) (arch) (See 牛車) small cart/small carriage/(3) (こぐるま only) (See 輦車) wheeled palanquin (with a castle-shaped box)

小尺 [しょうしゃく] /(n) (arch) small shaku (approx. 29.6 cm)

小主観 [しょうしゅかん] /(n) small ego

小舟(P);小船 [こぶね(P);おぶね(小舟)] /(n) small boat

小獣 [しょうじゅう] /(n) small animal (mammal)

小銃 [しょうじゅう] /(n) rifle/small arms

小出し [こだし] /(n) (apportioning) in small amounts

小楯 [こだて] /(n) small shield/screen

小所帯 [しょうじょたい] /(n,adj-no) (1) small scale/(2) small family

小書き;小書 [こがき] /(n,vs) small script

小女 [こおんな] /(n) (1) (arch) small woman/(2) (arch) young woman/(3) (arch) (sens) young maid

小女 [こめ] /(n) (obsc) small girl

小商い [こあきない] /(n) a small business

小商人 [こあきんど] /(n) small businessman/petty trader

小松 [こまつ] /(n) small pine/young pine

小上がり;小上り [こあがり] /(n) raised tatami-floored seating area (usu. in a Japanese restaurant)/small separate dining room

小振り;小ぶり [こぶり] /(adj-na,adj-no) (1) (See 大振り・1) smallish/on the small side/somewhat small/undersized/small size/(n,vs) (2) short swing of a bat, racquet, etc.

小身微禄 [しょうしんびろく] /(n,adj-no) (yoji) (in) a humble position with a small stipend

小人 [しょうにん(P);こびと(P);しょうじん;こども(gikun)] /(n) (1) (ant: 大人・おとな) child/small person/(2) (こびと only) (ant: 巨人・1) dwarf/midget/(3) (しょうじん only) (ant: 君子) narrow-minded person/mean person

小人閑居 [しょうじんかんきょ] /(exp) (yoji) a small-minded person being idle (tends to do evil)

小人数 [こにんずう;こにんず] /(n) small number of people

小水 [しょうすい] /(n,vs) urine/urination/small quantity of water

小杉 [こすぎ] /(n) (1) (abbr) (arch) small cedar/(2) (See 小杉原) thin Japanese paper (used as tissue during the Edo period)

小勢 [こぜい] /(n) a small force

小成に安んじる [しょうせいにやすんじる] /(exp) (obsc) to be content with small successes

小政党 [しょうせいとう] /(n) small political party

小切れ [こぎれ] /(n) small piece (e.g. of cloth)

小線源 [しょうせんげん] /(n) radioactive small source

小選挙区 [しょうせんきょく] /(n) small electoral district/single-member constituency

小銭 [こぜに] /(n) coins/small change

小善 [しょうぜん] /(n) a small kindness/minor good deed

小窓 [こまど] /(n) small window/fenestella/scuttle (type of hatch on a ship)

小村 [こむら] /(n) small village

小太鼓 [こだいこ] /(n) small drum

小太刀 [こだち] /(n) short sword/small sword

小袋 [こぶくろ] /(n) small bag

小袋と小娘 [こぶくろとこむすめ] /(exp) (1) small bag and young woman/(2) like a small bag seems to be able to contain few items yet can be stuffed with many, a young woman seems inexpensive to bring up yet can end up costing a lot/(3) a young woman and a small bag are both fragile and great care must be taken with both of them

小鷹 [こたか] /(n) (1) (abbr) (See 大鷹) small hawk or falcon (used for hunting)/(2) (See 小鷹狩) falconry (using small hawks or falcons)

小鷹狩;小鷹狩り [こたかがり] /(n) (See 小鷹) falconry (using small hawks or falcons)

小炭 [こずみ] /(n) small charcoal

小男 [こおとこ] /(n) small man

小知;小智 [しょうち] /(n) (1) (ant: 大智) superficial knowledge/shallow wisdom/(2) (小知 only) (arch) small fief

小畜 [しょうちく] /(n) (arch) small mammal/small animal

小虫 [こむし;しょうちゅう] /(n) (1) small insect/midge/(2) vermicule

小著 [しょうちょ] /(n) (1) (See 大著・1) small book/(2) (hum) my book

小腸 [しょうちょう] /(n) small intestine

小蝶 [こちょう] /(n) (arch) small butterfly

小鳥 [ことり] /(n) (1) small bird/songbird/(2) (chn) birdie/dickeybird/dickybird

小槌 [こづち] /(n) (small) mallet/gavel

小爪川獺 [こつめかわうそ;コツメカワウソ] /(n) (uk) Asian small-clawed otter (Aonyx cinerea)

小庭 [こにわ;しょうてい] /(n) small garden/small place

小的 [こまと] /(n) small mark/small target

小天地 [しょうてんち] /(n) a small world

小店;小見世 [しょうてん(小店);こみせ] /(n) (1) little shop/small shop/small store/(2) (しょうてん only) (hum) my shop/(3) (こみせ only) low class whorehouse in Fujiwara (Edo period)/low class brothel/(4) (こみせ only) passage formed under the eaves of houses after heavy snowfalls (T醇vhoku region)

小田 [おだ] /(n) (arch) rice field (usu. small)

小都市 [しょうとし] /(n) small city

小党 [しょうとう] /(n) small political party

小刀 [こがたな(P);しょうとう] /(n) (1) (こがたな only) (small) knife/(2) short sword/small sword

小島 [こじま(P);しょうとう;おじま] /(n) small island/islet

小動き [こうごき] /(n) minor fluctuations (e.g. in a market)/small movements

小動物 [しょうどうぶつ] /(n) small animal

小道;小路;小径;小逕(oK) [こみち;しょうけい(小径,小逕)] /(n) (1) path/lane/(adj-f) (2) (しょうけい only) small diameter/small radius

小道具 [こどうぐ] /(n) (1) small tool/gadget/(2) (stage) properties/prop/(3) (abbr) (See 小道具方) prop master

小鍋 [こなべ] /(n) (See 鍋・1) small saucepan/small pot

小難 [しょうなん] /(n) (See 大難) small misfortune

小農 [しょうのう] /(n) small farmer

小買い [こがい] /(n,vs) buying in small quantity

小拍子 [こびょうし] /(n) wooden rods (square, used in a pair) used in Kansai-area rakugo (e.g. to mark scene changes)/small clapper

小箱;小筥;小匣 [こばこ] /(n) small box/casket

小鉢 [こばち] /(n) small bowl

小判 [こばん] /(n) (1) (See 大判・2) koban/small former Japanese oval gold coin/(n,adj-no) (2) (See 小判型) oval/(n) (3) (See 判・はん・3) small size (of paper)

小板 [こいた] /(n) small plank/piece of wood

小紐 [こひも] /(n) (See 半臂) small strap tied at the waist of a hanpi

小百姓 [こびゃくしょう] /(n) peasant/small farmer

小品 [しょうひん] /(n) (1) short piece (of music, writing)/small work (painting, sculpture, etc.)/literary sketch/essay/(2) small article/small item

小瓶 [こびん] /(n) small bottle

小部屋 [こべや] /(n) (See 部屋・1) small room/closet/cubicle/booth/stall

小部分 [しょうぶぶん] /(n) (ant: 大部分) small part (of the whole)

小幅 [こはば] /(adj-na,n) (1) (ant: 大幅・おおはば・1) small/narrow/(n) (2) (See 大幅・2,中幅・1) single-breadth cloth (approx. 36 cm wide)

小物 [こもの] /(n) accessories/small articles

小兵 [こひょう] /(n) small build/small stature

小幣;小麻 [こぬさ] /(n) (1) (arch) small purification wand/(2) (See 切麻) thinly cut hemp or paper mixed with rice (scattered as an offering to the gods)

小柄(P);小がら [こがら] /(adj-na,n,adj-no) (1) (ant: 大柄・おおがら・1) small build/small stature/petite/(2) (ant: 大柄・おおがら・2) small pattern

小法廷 [しょうほうてい] /(n) petty bench of the supreme court/small claims court

小房 [しょうぼう] /(n) (1) cellule/cellula/(2) small room (esp. with tatami mats)/(3) floret (of broccoli, etc.)

小戻り [こもどり] /(n) recovering slightly/making a small rally

小揚げ;小揚 [こあげ] /(n) (1) unloading a barge/(2) small pieces of fried tofu/(3) palanquin that carried guests to and from the red light district

小欄;小闌 [しょうらん] /(n) (obsc) small guardrail

小利 [しょうり] /(n) small profit

小粒 [こつぶ] /(adj-na,n,adj-no) small grain/small stature or ability

小料理屋 [こりょうりや] /(n) small restaurant/eating house

小禄 [しょうろく] /(n) small stipend

小祠 [しょうし] /(n) (See 祠) small hokora/small shrine

小篆 [しょうてん] /(n) (See 六体) small seal script (arising during China's Warring States period)

少 [しょう] /(pref) small/little/few

少々(P);少少;小々;小小 [しょうしょう] /(n-adv,n) just a minute/small quantity


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