Last modified on 5 January 2015, at 21:44

毛虫

ChineseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of 毛虫 – see 毛蟲.
(This term, 毛虫, is the simplified form of 毛蟲.)
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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
むし
Grade: 1
kun'yomi

NounEdit

毛虫 (hiragana けむし, romaji kemushi)

  1. caterpillar
    • 1921, 寺田寅彦, 蜂が団子をこしらえる話:
      その (かわ)今年 (ことし)はこれと (かわ)った毛虫 (けむし)非常 (ひじょう)沢山 (たくさん) (あら)われて ()た。
      sono kawari kotoshi wa kore to kawatta kemushi ga hijō ni takusan ni arawarete kita.
      Instead we have seen the appearance of extremely many caterpillars different from this.