Alfred workflow for searching Jisho.org, a Japanese-English online dictionary. Works with Alfred 2, 3, 4.
An Alfred workflow to easily search Jisho.org, a powerful Japanese-English online dictionary. It uses the Jisho.org API to retrieve search results and instantly display them within Alfred's search results.
じ followed by the word you want to search for. Note that there
is a space after
ji and not after
As stated by Jisho.org, searches for English words can
be surrounded with double quotes to prevent searching for the word as romaji.
ji "date" would search for the English word "date" and
ji date would
search for "だて".
Enter on a search result to open the result on Jisho.org.
L on a search result to display a large version of the kanji or
kana. This is useful for looking at detailed kanji.
Jisho Alfred Workflow checks for updates once a day during the first search. If an update is found, it will be downloaded automatically and ask to be applied.
To check for updates manually, enter
ji workflow:update in Alfred.
Thank you to the people at Jisho.org for making a great service and an API.
This workflow uses the Alfred-Workflow library, licensed under The MIT License.
The icon is a slightly modified version of Book icon by Paomedia, licensed under CC BY 3.0.
Inspired by alfred-jisho, but found that it was really slow between searches and no longer maintained.