Resources > Japanese Dictionary

種類, しゅるい

  • shurui


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • variety
  • kind
  • type
  • category



  • counter for different sorts of things

Examples of 種類,しゅるい in a Sentence

There are many kinds of animals in the zoo.
It has been estimated that, as a result of the destruction, fifty species of wildlife are disappearing from the earth each day.
Cases of this nature are decreasing.
Although rainforests make up only two percent of the earth's surface, over half the world's wild plant, animal and insect species live there.
He has all kinds of books.
Several teas are sold here.
The forest is full of birds and animals of all kinds.
This kind of amusement has no attraction for me.
He knows all manner of animals.
We export various kinds of computers all over the globe.

Related Study Lists

  • This list contains all words and kanji related to the JLPT N3 test. Official word and kanji lists are not available for these tests;...
  • List of vocabulary words used in the Pocket Monsters Blue video game!
  •    This list excludes people, animals, plants, and places.           .
  • Will change title once I know the main word for counters (for counting items)
Learn Japanese Online

Start Learning Japanese Now

Get Started
The Nihongo Master Podcast

Want to learn Japanese on the go?

Download our podcast to get all of our episodes featuring free Japanese lessons, news, and entertainment.

Download Now