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Words — 7 found

Noun
1. dragonfly; damselflyUsually written using kana alone
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蜻蛉 【とんぼう】蜻蛉 【せいれい】蜻蜓 【とんぼ】蜻蜓 【とんぼう】蜻蜓 【せいれい】トンボ
Notes
蜻蜓: Out-dated kanji. 蜻蜓: Out-dated kanji. 蜻蜓: Out-dated kanji.
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がえ
Noun, Suru verb
1. somersault
  • かれ
  • とんぼがえトンボ返り
  • した
  • He turned a somersault.
2. returning from a destination right after arriving there; non-stop round trip; round trip without an overnight stop
    仙台
  • 行って
  • とんぼがえとんぼ返り
  • もど戻ってきました
  • I went to Sendai and back without resting.
3. abrupt change of direction
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蜻蛉返り 【とんぼがえり】とんぼ帰り 【とんぼがえり】トンボ返り 【トンボがえり】トンボ帰り 【トンボがえり】
Notes
とんぼ帰り: Irregular kanji usage. トンボ帰り: Irregular kanji usage.
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Noun
1. darner (any dragonfly of family Aeshnidae); devil's darning needleUsually written using kana alone
2. dragonfly (esp. a large one)Usually written using kana alone
  • ヤンマ
  • すいすいと
  • みず
  • うえ
  • すす進んでいた
  • The dragonfly was skimming across the water.
Other forms
蜻蜓 【やんま】ヤンマ
Notes
蜻蜓: Out-dated kanji.
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Noun
1. mayfly; ephemeropteranUsually written using kana alone
2. ephemerality (of human life)Usually written using kana alone
3. dragonfly; damselflyArchaism, Usually written using kana alone, Only applies to かげろう, See also 蜻蛉 とんぼ
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蜉蝣 【ふゆう】カゲロウ
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Noun
1. glass bead
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蜻蛉玉 【とんぼだま】トンボ玉 【トンボだま】
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Kanji — 1 found

100.0
14 strokes.
dragonfly
On: セイ
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Names — 9 found

せいいち 【蜻一】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Seiichi
せいざん 【蜻山】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Seizan
へぼうら 【蜻浦】
Place
1. Heboura
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