七面鳥

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しち
Grade: 1
めん
Grade: 3
ちょう
Grade: 2
on'yomi
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Etymology[edit]

‎(shichi, seven) +‎ ‎(men, face) +‎ ‎(chō, bird)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

七面鳥 ‎(hiragana しちめんちょう, katakana シチメンチョウ, romaji shichimenchō, historical hiragana しちめんてう)

  1. a wild turkey
  2. (by extension) a turkey (bird)

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References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.