Since it is doubtful that most RW fans speak Japanese, this is
here to help. There are also User terms listed.
- Armor Names
Rekka - Wildfire
Tenku - Strata
Kongo - Hardrock
Suiko - Torrent
Korin - Halo
Oni - Cruelty
Yami - Darkness (and Corruption)
Doku - Venom
Gen - Illusion
Kikoutei - Inferno
Shinjuku - Toyema
Mt. Fuji - The Immortal Volcano
Akidoshi Plateau - Kanasota Gulch Pinnacles
Naruto Whirlpools - Sea of Toyema
Mt. Daisetsu - Mt. Dojo
Tembashi - Sendai
Dark Realm - Evil Dynasty, Nether World
Jin - Virtue (Ryo)
Gi - Justice (Kento)
Shin - Faith (Sai)
Inochi = Life Force (Rowen)
Chi = Wisdom (Sage)
Chu - Loyalty (Anubis)
Kou - Obedience (Cale)
Tei - Piety (Sekhmet)
Nin - Serenity (Dais)
When characters use their sure kills, kanji's appear at the bottom of the screen.
Attack Name: Sou En Zan
American Dub: Flare Up Now
Attack Name: Sen Kou Zan
American Dub: Rage of Inferno
Attack Name: Shinkuu Ha
American Dub: Arrow Shockwave
Attack Name: Gan Tessai
American Dub: Iron Rock Crusher
Attack Name: Chouryuu Ha
American Dub: Super Wave Smasher
Attack Name: Raikou Zan
American Dub: Thunder Bolt Cut
Attack Name: Ran Sei Zan
American Dub: Star Storm Scream
Attack Name: Kou Rai Sen
American Dub: Quake with Fear
Attack Name: Ja Ga Ken
American Dub: Snake Fang Strike
Attack Name: Ankoku Cho Giri
American Dub: Black Lightning Slash
Attack Name: Tou Chi Mou
American Dub: Web of Deception
Arigato - Thank you.
Anime - Animation. Also used to specify animation that comes
Baka - Stupid or idiot.
Bishoujo - Beautiful or pretty girl.
Bishounen - Pretty or beautiful man.
-Chan - Often used for younger children (especially girls).
Chibi - Generally child-like versions of anime characters.
Ecchi - A Japanese word for pervert.
Facevault - When an anime character falls upon his or her face,
usually because the character's surprised by another's stupidity.
Fanfic - Short for Fanficiton
Fanfiction - Stories written by fans about their favorite anime,
television shows, video games, etc.
Fanart - Artwork done by fans based upon their favorite anime,
television shows, video games, etc.
Fuku - Clothing.
Gomen nasai - "Excuse me" or "I'm sorry".
Sometimes shortened to gomen ("sorry" or "pardon").
Hentai - Pervert. Term also used for pornographic anime. (Male
Henshin - Japanese word for transform. Characters change from
their normal to their "superhero" forms.
Itai! - Ouch!
Ja ne - Good bye
Japanimation - An English term for Japanese Animation.
Kanji - One of the character systems used in the Japanese language
Kappa - A turtle-like demon from Japanese mythology.
Kawaii - Cute.
Ki - Spiritual energy.
Kowai - Scary.
-Kun - Suffix used for male friends or acquaintances.
Lemon - A sexually-oriented fanfic.
Manga - Japanese comics.
Mecha - Robots or robot-like machines
Miko - A priestess.
Neko - A cat.
OAV - Original Animation Video.
Ofuda - A ward or charm used by Shinto priests to drive away
Oni - A demon with horns on top of its head. Also known as an
Otaku - In Japan, it is slang for a person that is obsessed with
something. However, the anime
community has adopted this term, and now is using it to denote fans of Japanese
Sama - Suffix used for a person of high respect, notably a king
Seiyuu - A Japanese anime voice actor.
Sempai - A superior or an upper-classman of an institution.
Senshi - A warrior or soldier.
Sentai - This term is normally used for anime/manga that contains
a team of 5 (sometimes more,
sometimes less) people who possess super-human powers in order to battle the
forces of evil.
Super Deformed (SD) - Miniaturized versions of anime characters.
Often used for moments of humor.
Sweat-drop - A droplet that appears on an anime character's face
Usagi - A rabbit.
Yoroi - Mystical Armor (Armor)
Youjakai - Nether realm
Youma: A monster or demon.