What's New

◼ Supports Evernote's new log-in method.

App Description

Sakura Dictionary is a brilliant new English ⇔ Japanese Dictionary based on the much loved EDICT content.

The EDICT project started in 1991 and has been growing for more than 20 years. In that time, it has become the standard Japanese-English reference on the Internet. Enfour has been contributing to it for over 15 years.

We have taken the deep and broad EDICT database and created the best Japanese English dictionary application on the iOS platform. Based on our 20 years of experience in dictionary development we have created a custom optimization of the data for our robust UniDict® dictionary engine.

This is EDICT is all of its glory. The search index is huge at a half million possible search terms.

Try it and see for yourself the sleek performance on the powerful UniDict® engine and attractive display.

❀ unique three-way cross-referencing search
❀ romanization for JE headwords
❀ real-time progressing look-up
❀ automatic history
❀ wildcard pattern searches -with * ?
❀ support for search from other applications
❀ Hyperlinked cross-references to other UniDict titles (sold separately)
❀ OS-independent app localization
❀ iPod, iPhone & iPad compatible "universal app"
❀ Full "Retina Display" support
❀ Bookmarks with folders and editable notations
No internet connection required

❀ Facebook, Twitter & Evernote posts.
❀ Full layout for definition emails and Evernote posts.

If you have any questions or comments about the application, please contact customer support at [email protected] and we will reply to you personally. If you simply write a review in iTunes, we are unable to contact you to help you with any issues you may have. Most issues can be solved in a single email.


This publication has included material from the EDICT dictionary files in accordance with the licence provisions of the Electronic Dictionaries Research Group.

UniDict® is Enfour's custom dictionary engine that has outsold all other dictionary delivery engines on iOS devices. It is the best of breed for it's category providing users with a up to the minute features, a strong and robust structure and an intuitive design and navigation. All UniDict® applications are cross linked to create an ecosphere of reference tools and content.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • October 02, 2012 Initial release
  • October 15, 2012 New version 1.0.1
  • November 02, 2012 New version 1.0.2
  • November 22, 2012 New version 1.0.3