野兎

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2

Jinmeiyō
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

野兎 (hiragana やと, romaji yato)

  1. hare
  2. a wild rabbit, or a wild hare

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
うさぎ
Jinmeiyō
kun'yomi

From (の, no) field and (うさぎ, usagi), rabbit

Noun[edit]

野兎 (hiragana のうさぎ, katakana ノウサギ, romaji nousagi)

  1. hare
  2. a wild rabbit, or a wild hare
Usage notes[edit]

As with many terms that name organisms, this term is often spelled in katakana in biological contexts, as ノウサギ.