蜻蜓

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Chinese[edit]

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dragonfly dragonfly
simp. and trad.
(蜻蜓)
蜻蜓

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

蜻蜓

  1. dragonfly

Japanese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji
Irregular
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

蜻蜓 ‎(hiragana やんま, katakana ヤンマ, romaji yanma)

  1. large dragonfly, specifically hawker (dragonfly of the family Aeshnidae)

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
せい
Hyōgaiji
てい
Hyōgaiji
on'yomi
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Noun[edit]

蜻蜓 ‎(hiragana せいてい, katakana セイテイ, romaji seitei)

  1. large dragonfly, specifically hawker (dragonfly of the family Aeshnidae)

Etymology 3[edit]

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji
Irregular
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Noun[edit]

蜻蜓 ‎(hiragana とんぼ, katakana トンボ, romaji tonbo)

  1. Alternative spelling of 蜻蛉

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  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 978-4-14-011112-3