It is a saying used to encourage people to try hard or used before a performance to say good luck. The ganbatte spirit of the japanese community ganbatte along with its many variations is a word dearly loved by the japanese community.
It may also be said as ganbatte ne 頑張ってね or ganbatte yo 頑張ってよ for more emphasis about overcoming the task at hand.
Ganbatte ne meaning in japanese. Ganbatte do your best. One word that fascinates me to no end is the word ganbatte sometimes written gambatte. Ganbatte good luck.
I say ganbatteiru n desu kedo 頑張っているんですけど which means i m doing my best but this is useful because it can be a bit tricky to say try in japanese and there isn t really one way to say it. Ganbare kono kotoba wa ganbatte ya ganbatte kudasai yori mo the word ganbare is similar to ganbatte or ganbatte kudasai 強いの言葉です tsuyoi no kotoba desu. Ganbatte kudasai がんばってください any visitor to japan may well be familiar with the expression ganbatte kudasai or ganbatte ne.
It is incredibly common i hear it several dozen times a day at least and as a new alt it is often said to me en mass. One of the most common phrases you ll hear this verb in is ganbatte i would translate this as something like do your best or good luck depending on the context. But it has a stronger meaning.