Japanese dictionary with Anki integration

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What is Yomichan?

'Yomichan' is a browser extension designed specially to assist learners of the Japanese language. With its high-quality dictionary, EPWING and flashcard support, it transforms your reading experience by enabling interpretation of complex Japanese texts. Furthermore, it integrates well with Anki, facilitating an effective language learning process.

Rating: 4.58 (165)
Version: (Last updated: 2022-11-06)
Creation date: 2020-06-05
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • <all_urls>
  • storage
  • clipboardWrite
  • unlimitedStorage
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
Size: 10.15M
Email: Click to see
URLs: Website
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Other platforms

Yomichan (v20.5.22.1)
4.35 (123) 14,290
Not available on Edge

Yomichan turns your browser into a tool for building Japanese language literacy by helping you to decipher texts which would be otherwise too difficult tackle. It features a robust dictionary with EPWING and flashcard creation support.

User reviews
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  • Very useful for learning Japanese
  • Integrates with Anki for easy card making
  • Popup dictionary is highly appreciated
  • Recent bug causing display issues in Chrome
  • Yomichan is no longer being updated or maintained
  • Some find it tedious and unoptimized
Most mentioned
  • Known issues with display cropping in Chrome
  • Compatibility with Anki for study card creation
  • Appreciation for the developers' work
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Risk impact

Yomichan is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Yomichan if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Yomichan has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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