In today's article we will learn some feelings and emotions in Japanese. I hope this article helps you to express your feelings in Japanese. First we will see a large vocabulary list with feelings and emotions, and then a few example sentences.
Remembering that the list below has all kinds of feelings and emotions, be it good or bad. That is why we recommend that you use your browser locator (CTRL + F) to search for the feeling you are looking for.
If you are looking for a more specific article, we recommend the following links:
- Kokuhaku - How to confess your love in Japanese?
- Kanji and words of love in Japanese
- How are Japanese dating? Relationship in Japan
List of feelings and emotions in Japanese
Remember that Japanese is a very complex language, and there are several different words that can have the same meaning in addition to others. Perhaps my choice of words is not the most popular, or the most used.
Remembering that the list below has not only adjectives. Sometimes the Japanese end up using other types of words to indicate the quality, feeling or emotion of people. They even use verbs as adjectives. So the list below is quite mixed.
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|うきうき||ukiuki||Excited, thrilled, fun|
|気がする||kigasuru||Feel, have a hunch|
|感じ(る)||kanji (ru)||Feel, feeling|
|怒る||ikaru or okuru||Nervous, angry, irritated, angry|
|穏やか||odoyaka||Calm, smooth, quiet|
|幸せ（な)||shiawase||Happy, joyful (happy person, happy with life)|
|嬉しい||ureshii||Happy, happy with something specific.|
|厄介(な)||yakkai||Painful, oppressive, uncomfortable, boring|
|生き生き||iki iki||Alive, active, cheerful|
|満ち足りる||michitariru||Contented, satisfied, willing|
|小腹が立つ||kobaragatatsu||A little irritated / irritated|
|気楽（な||kiraku||Carefree, At ease|
|強気||tsuyoki||Strong, confident, self-confident|
|断固（たる)||danko||Tough, determined, firm|
|独創的（な)||dokusoute||Creative, original, ingenious|
|意欲的||iyokuteki||Ambitious, motivated, intentional|
|憂える||ureeru||Wailing, anxious, distressed|
Sentences of feelings and emotions in Japanese
Below are some phrases that demonstrate feelings and emotions in Japanese:
- Kimi wa koi suru ni wa waka sugiru;
- You are too young to be in love;
- Kare wa sugu okoru;
- He gets angry very easily;
- Jōnetsu wa kunō o umu;
- Passion breeds anguish. (or creates suffering);
- Sore wa amarini mo kanashī;
- This is very sad;
- Aijō to nikushimi wa seihantai no kanjōda;
- Love and hate are opposite emotions;
Videos about feelings and emotions in Japanese
To conclude the article we will leave some videos about feelings and emotions in Japanese: