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ChineseEdit

variegated turtle-dove; Turtur orientalis
trad. (斑鳩)
simp. (斑鸠)

PronunciationEdit


Note: baan1 gau1 - usually avoided due to homophony with the vulgar word (gau1).

NounEdit

斑鳩

  1. turtledove

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Jinmeiyō
Irregular

From Old Japanese. The kanji are jukujikun (熟字訓).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

斑鳩 (hiragana いかる, katakana イカル, rōmaji ikaru)

  1. Japanese grosbeak
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Jinmeiyō
Irregular

From 斑鳩 (いかる) (ikaru) above.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Irregular reading)
    • IPA(key): [ika̠ɾɯ̟ᵝɡa̠]

NounEdit

斑鳩 (hiragana いかるが, rōmaji ikaruga)

  1. Japanese grosbeak

Etymology 3Edit

Kanji in this term
はん
Grade: S
きゅう
Jinmeiyō
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

斑鳩 (hiragana はんきゅう, rōmaji hankyū)

  1. Japanese grosbeak

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN