Open main menu

ChineseEdit

 
a crow; black; not; empty; void
thief
trad. (烏賊)
simp. (乌贼)
variant forms 烏鰂乌鲗

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

烏賊

  1. cuttlefish (Classifier: )

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

 烏賊 on Japanese Wikipedia
Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Grade: S
jukujikun

EtymologyEdit

From Old Japanese. The kanji is jukujikun (熟字訓), from Chinese 烏賊.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

烏賊 (hiragana いか, katakana イカ, rōmaji ika)

  1. a squid (sea animal), a cuttlefish

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN