KanjiSenpai for Android will help you learn Japanese vocabulary and kanji

  • Study vocabulary lists for JLPT exam
  • Reading, listening, writing, meaning and handwritten kanji
  • When writing kanji, strokes are checked for rightness
  • Translations for English and Spanish
  • You can create custom lists


JLPT lists

Vocabulary for Proficiency for free

Word aspects

You can fully study every word aspect: reading, listening, writing, meaning and handwritten kanji

Spaced repetition

Spaced repetition is used for every word/aspect so reviews are asked in before you forget them

Kanji drawing

You are asked to draw kanji (it helps remember them). The app checks for rightness (there's even a strict mode!)

Lists management

New lists can be downloaded and upgraded


There are vocabulary translations for English and Spanish

Custom lists

You can create a subset of the official lists in case you want stay in sync with vocabulary tought in your class

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it free?

You can download and study the vocabulary lists for free but to unlock some features it's necessary to purchase an audio packs

What I get if I buy the audio pack for a list?

You get the audio questions and unlock the kanji write feature for the list. Additionaly the ads are removed and limits in custom lists.

How can I reset my progress?

If you want to start afresh you can go to Android settings / Apps and delete cache and app data. Start the app again and go to Admin lists, open the menu and select Redownload content

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