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Rin is a minimal and lightning fast Japanese popup dictionary app for Android, inspired from Apple's highlight and lookup feature. The installable APK can be found in the latest releases.

Features include:

  • Blazing fast lookup times
  • Light/Dark mode
  • Automatic word de-inflection
  • Recursive lookups within definitions
  • Importing Yomichan dictionaries
    • Frequency and pitch accent dictionaries supported
    • Set dictionary priorities for search result ordering
  • Save words into a list
  • View word tags

GPLv3 License



Rin is actively looking for new contributors! Feel free to submit any feature requests, bug fixes, or enhancements through Github.