鸚鵡

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Chinese[edit]

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Noun[edit]

鸚鵡

  1. parrot

Quotations[edit]

  • 鸚鵡能言,不離飛 (yīngwǔ néng yán, bù lí féiniǎo)
    'Even when a parrot talks, it still is a bird.'
    This quote from the Book of Rites warns that in order to be a civil human, one must do more than talking like one, but must act like one. (See also: 猩猩)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
おう
Hyōgaiji

Hyōgaiji
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

鸚鵡 (hiragana おうむ, katakana オウム, romaji ōmu, historical hiragana あうむ)

  1. parrot