Tag: furigana

40 If Kanji are necessary to disambiguate homophones, how come it's still used, being that Japanese people seem to know the difference when speaking? 2017-07-26T03:35:31.327

28 Why are some lyrics' words written in kanji whose usual reading is not how it is sung? 2011-06-01T02:07:27.837

28 Why are points used where furigana would be normally? 2014-04-06T12:52:46.053

15 Is there a logic for deciding when to employ furigana? 2011-06-16T11:33:13.807

12 Why are furigana for number kanji almost always omitted? 2011-06-03T01:10:46.903

12 How to choose the reading of 埋{う}める and 埋{うず}める? 2015-11-26T17:46:04.230

11 Why use the kanji compound 惑星 for ほし? 2011-06-30T03:05:49.730

10 Why is this 理由 【りゆう】 given the furigana わけ? 2011-07-07T18:07:59.083

9 Why do some kanji have furigana that are not valid readings? 2012-05-18T19:21:21.387

9 What does it mean when newspapers give furigana for 常用{じょうよう} kanji? 2014-12-16T05:33:42.037

9 How to read 死神界? 2019-01-07T13:05:10.777

8 Can "furigana" be used to refer to ruby that isn't kana? 2014-07-10T14:56:07.103

8 Questions on an 1840's text: Battle at Yamaki Palace 治承四年八月中句右兵衞佐頼朝公 2018-12-18T19:05:18.603

7 Reading 男 or 女 as ひと 2011-06-23T15:43:00.090

7 What is the rule to write furigana (ruby)? 2014-07-21T04:59:44.623

7 What's it called when furigana push characters apart because they're so long? 2015-05-08T06:20:38.507

7 Where does the furigana split on 小路? 2015-11-12T15:03:57.530

7 Is there a standard for furigana? ふりがな vs フリガナ 2017-04-04T07:43:28.987

7 Ordering of writing furigana in multi-character words 2017-10-16T06:25:28.113

6 Why does furigana occasionally appear as katakana? 2012-04-25T18:08:27.310

6 Is there a name for this furigana convention 2014-01-27T04:50:08.130

6 several difficulties reading an extract about Kobayashi Issa's works 2016-04-07T20:18:14.210

6 At what time did furigana start being used? 2017-07-18T08:47:01.180

5 Homographs: how to deal with them? 2011-10-11T10:00:48.893

5 Ruby text in Documents 2012-05-22T07:56:07.973

5 How do I ask about books that include furigana for the kanji? 2018-02-21T14:44:03.343

4 Why are some loanwords written in kanji in certain manga? 2016-07-24T04:59:21.317

4 Meaning of 首ひねり in the following sentence 2018-01-11T04:57:15.487

4 Are these furigana wrong? 2019-04-23T05:54:28.360

3 What does this use of kanji in ruby text mean? 2013-02-15T08:05:18.580

3 For furigana, can katakana be used instead of hiragana? 2015-04-18T15:34:42.233

3 How useful is furigana for most adults and teenagers? 2017-02-07T14:33:32.393

3 Furigana: Usage and application 2017-04-01T04:56:32.947

3 Small Words on the side of Big Words. Is it a manga thing or a japanese thing? 2018-09-27T18:16:21.287

2 How accurate is the ふりがな on Aozora Books? 2014-01-02T11:23:40.557

2 How do I correctly display furigana? 2014-04-26T03:50:07.213

2 Are there any patterns for okurigana? 2014-12-27T23:54:01.633

2 Exact use of furigana? 2015-04-07T22:55:00.947

2 What search term(s) should I use when looking for a pronunciation guide of ancient kanji? 2016-08-04T15:46:56.987

2 Why does the name of ハチ公 【こう】 include Katakana instead of Hiragana? 2016-09-18T10:21:01.350

2 Should I write 此方 or こちら? 2016-10-31T00:40:12.887

2 Use of の (particle) in this sentence: 2017-06-03T00:38:18.440

2 What are the common practices for writing Korean names? 2018-11-17T15:04:24.163

2 Why would a light novel have furigana for common kanji? 2020-01-18T02:25:31.530

2 Why does furigana often appear in the most unnecessary places in Japanese books? 2020-02-07T22:01:51.787

1 Difference between furigana and rubi 2016-10-12T03:49:08.737

0 Learn kanji or just furigana for a vacation in Japan 2014-08-19T19:53:23.840

0 Is it rude to always attach furigana to every Kanji used in letters directed to superiors? 2016-11-03T00:48:48.810