野兎

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2 Jinmeiyō

Etymology[edit]

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]

This term is always written in katakana when it is used in a scientific context. It is also written that way in other contexts.