Japanese Vocabulary Lesson 7: Parts of the human body

This week we’ll talk about parts of the human body in Japanese! And here they are!

English Japanese
Body 体, からだ (karada)
Head 頭, あたま (atama)
Hair 髪, かみ (kami)
Forehead 額, ひたい (hitai)
Face 顔, かお (kao)
Eye 目, め (me) -> See its parts in this post!
Eyebrow 眉, まゆ (mayu)
Eyelash 睫, まつげ (matsuge)
Nose 鼻, はな (hana)
Cheek 頬, ほほ (hoho)
Chin 顎, あご (ago)
Mouth 口, くち (kuchi)
Tooth 歯, は (ha)
Tongue 舌, した (shita)
Lip 唇, くちびる (kuchibiru)
Ear 耳, みみ (mimi)
Neck 首, くび (kubi)
Shoulder 肩, かた (kata)
Arm 腕, うで (ude)
Elbow 肘, ひじ (hiji)
Wrist 手首, てくび (tekubi)
Hand 手, て (te)
Fingers 指, ゆび (yubi) -> See their names in this post!
Nail 爪, つめ (tsume)
Chest 胸, むね (mune)
Belly お腹, おなか (onaka) / 腹, はら (hara)
Hip 腰, こし (koshi)
Buttocks お尻, おしり (oshiri)
Thigh 太腿, ふともも (futomomo)
Knee 膝, ひざ (hiza)
Calf 脹ら脛, ふくらはぎ (fukurahagi)
Ankle 足首, あしくび (ashikubi)
Foot 足, あし (ashi)
Toe 爪先, つまさき (tsumasaki)
Heel 踵, かかと (kakato)

That’s it for today! 🙂


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