anibee's Guide to Nifty Japanese Words 101! (Vol. 25)

Most commonly misheard/misread Japanese words & phrases!

Everyone makes mistakes, and when it's with a foreign language, mishearing stuff is all-too-common. Whether if it's mishearing a line that was spoken, not getting the right context or what-have-you, we're here to clear up some of the most commonly mistaken words!

#4 - "Menrose"

What it really is

面倒くせー

Mendoukuse

What it means
"What a pain (in the butt)!"

#3 - "Yokai!"

What it really is

了解!

Ryoukai!

What it means
"Understood!/Roger!"

#2 – "Muushi muushi"

What it really is

もしもし

Moshi moshi

What it means
"Hello? (on the phone)"

#1 - "Bakero!"

What it really is

バカヤロウ!
Bakayarou!

What it means
"Moron!/Idiot!/Imbecile!/etc" (this phrase is a little vulgar obviously)

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