Japanese Body Parts Vocabulary

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Here are the Japanese words, including pronunciation and Japanese characters for body parts.

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karada 体body
atama 頭head
kami 髪hair
kao 顔face
hitai 額forehead
me 目eye
mayu 眉eyebrow
mabuta まぶたeyelid
matusge まつげeyelash
hana 鼻nose
mimi 耳ear
kuchi 口mouth
kuchibiru 唇lip
ha 歯teeth
shita 舌tongue
nodo のどthroat
ago あごjaw
kubi 首neck
kata 肩shoulder
ude 腕arm
hiji ひじelbow
te 手hand
yubi 指finger
tsume 爪nail
mune 胸chest
senaka 背中back
onaka おなかstomach
hiza ひざknee
ashikubi 足首ankle
kakato かかとheel
tsumasaki つまさきtoe
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