WWWJDIC for Android 2.4.1

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Publisher Description

Japanese and kanji online dictionary

Android frontend for Jim Breen's WWWJDIC

Donate version available.


* Italian dictionary support

* ICS support

* full tablet support

* Japanese pronunciation (install 'N2 TTS' from Play Store to enable)

* text to speech for kanji and dictionary entry translations (English/German/French/Spanish/Italian)

* multi-radical kanji search

* kanji of the day widget

* Japanese sentence translation

* example search with approximately 150,000 examples (Japanese/English pairs)

* example word breakdown/translation

* animated stroke order diagrams for over 6000 kanji

* history and favorites

* history and favorites backup and restore

* favorites export to CSV and Anki

* handwriting recognition (including offline via the Kanji Recognizer app)

* OCR-based handwritten kanji recognition, does not require correct stroke order

* Optical Character Recognition (OCR) -- just take a picture of any kanji you want to look up

* multiple dictionary lookup (General/Japanese Names/Computing/Life Sciences and more)

* multiple languages supported (German/French/Russian/Swedish/Hungarian/Spanish/Dutch/Slovenian/Italian)

* romaji input

* kanji compound search

* kanji lookup by reading, meaning, radical or stroke count

* radical table showing radical variations

* automatic mirror selection for best performance

About permissions:

* Camera permission is needed for OCR

* Coarse location is needed to select the closest WWWJDIC mirror

* For more details, see the FAQ:


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WWWJDIC for Android is a free software application from the Reference Tools subcategory, part of the Education category. The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2017-12-17. The program can be installed on Android.

WWWJDIC for Android (version 2.4.1) is available for download from our website. Just click the green Download button above to start. Until now the program was downloaded 102 times. We already checked that the download link to be safe, however for your own protection we recommend that you scan the downloaded software with your antivirus.

Program Details


Publisher Nikolay Elenkov
Released Date 2017-12-17
Languages English


Category Education
Subcategory Reference Tools

System requirements

Operating systems android

Download information

File size
Total downloads 102


License model Free
Price N/A

Version History

Here you can find the changelog of WWWJDIC for Android since it was posted on our website on 2015-04-28. The latest version is 2.4.1 and it was updated on soft112.com on 2018-03-29. See below the changes in each version:

version 2.4.1

posted on 2017-12-17

Updated mirrors

version 2.3.9

posted on 2016-02-05

v2.3.9,* Support for Google TTS,v2.3.8.1,* Fixed tablet support for Android 4.4+.,v2.3.8,* Kanji Recognizer is now required for handwriting recognition.,* Bug fixes.,v2.3.7,* Scale stroke annotations,* Handwriting recognition fixes for some devices,v2.3.6.,* Bug fixes,v2.3.5,* Updated EU mirror (Germany),v2.3.4,* Android 4.4 support,* Added backup file selection dialog (4.4+),v2.3.3,* Use Japanese font on non-Japanese locales (4.2+),* Added action to share Anki deck,* Bug fixes

version 1.73

posted on 2011-04-30

Several fixes and updates

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Release Date: 2017-12-17
Publisher: Nikolay Elenkov
Operating System: android
Type: Free