Common Onomatopoeia Part 1 Vocabulary Words List

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Barely, at the last minute	 - giri giri

Barely, at the last minute - ぎりぎり

Kana: ぎりぎり, Romaji: giri giri

Sparkling,glittering - kirakira

Sparkling,glittering - きらきら

Kana: きらきら, Romaji: kirakira

Heart beating - dokidoki

Heart beating - ドキドキ

Kana: ドキドキ, Romaji: dokidoki

Thunder - gorogoro

Thunder - ゴロゴロ

Kana: ゴロゴロ, Romaji: gorogoro

Gentle (e.g. rain falling gently)	 - shito shito

Gentle (e.g. rain falling gently) - シトシト

Kana: シトシト, Romaji: shito shito

Clapping hands - pachi pachi

Clapping hands - パチパチ

Kana: パチパチ, Romaji: pachi pachi

pouring down (rain) - zaa zaa

Pouring down (rain) - ザーザー

Kana: ザーザー, Romaji: zaa zaa

Procrastinate (haltingly) - guzu guzu

Procrastinate (haltingly) - ぐずぐず

Kana: ぐずぐず, Romaji: guzu guzu

Excited - waku waku

Excited - わくわく

Kana: わくわく, Romaji: waku waku

Relief - hotto

Relief - ホッと

Kana: ホッと, Romaji: hotto