See also: 昆蟲

Chinese edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 昆蟲 (“insect”).
(This term is the simplified form of 昆蟲).

Japanese edit

 昆虫 on Japanese Wikipedia
Kanji in this term
Grade: S
Grade: 1
Alternative spelling
昆蟲 (kyūjitai)

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(こん)(ちゅう) (konchū

  1. an insect (arthropod of class Insecta)
    • 1999 March 6, “昆虫人間(ベーシック・インセクト)”, in Starter Box(スターターボックス), Konami:
      Mure o nashite kurasu konchū. Mori no naka wa karera no rakuen da.
      These insects live in swarms. Their paradise is in the forest.

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References edit

  1. ^ NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, editor (1998), NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 [NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK Publishing, →ISBN