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Noun
1. butterfly
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蝶々 【ちょうちょ】蝶蝶 【ちょうちょう】蝶蝶 【ちょうちょ】チョウチョウチョウチョ
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Noun
1. hingeesp. 丁番 in the construction industry
  • かれ
  • もん
  • ちょうつがい
  • とりつ取り付けた
  • He hung the gate on hinges.
2. joint (esp. an anatomical joint)Only applies to ちょうつがい
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3. HingeA hinge is a type of bearing that connects two solid obje... Read more
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蝶つがい 【ちょうつがい】蝶番い 【ちょうつがい】蝶番 【ちょうばん】丁番 【ちょうばん】
Notes
蝶番い: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Noun
1. Oriental butterflyfish (Chaetodon auripes, species found mostly from Japan to Taiwan)Usually written using kana alone, See also オリエンタルバタフライフィッシュ
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2. Chaetodon auripesChaetodon auripes, the oriental butterflyfish, is a speci... Read more
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蝶々魚 【ちょうちょううお】チョウチョウウオ
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Noun
1. sphenoid bone (of the skull)
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2. Sphenoid boneThe sphenoid bone (from Greek sphenoeides, "wedgelike") i... Read more
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ちょう形骨 【ちょうけいこつ】
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Noun
1. sturgeon (esp. the green sturgeon, Acipenser medirostris)Usually written using kana alone
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2. SturgeonSturgeon is the common name used for some 26 species of f... Read more
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鱘魚 【ちょうざめ】チョウザメ
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Noun
1. silver-lipped pearl oyster (Pinctada maxima); golden-lipped pearl oyster; white-lipped pearl oysterSee also 白蝶貝
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Noun
1. raccoon butterflyfish (Chaetodon lunula); moon butterflyfishUsually written using kana alone
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チョウハン
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Noun
1. butterfly pea (Clitoria ternatea); Asian pigeonwingsUsually written using kana alone
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チョウマメ
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Noun, No-adjective
1. papilionaceous; butterfly-shaped
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蝶形 【ちょうけい】蝶型 【ちょうがた】蝶型 【ちょうけい】
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Expression, Adverb taking the 'to' particle
1. bringing up (one's daughter) like a princess
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Noun
1. Lepidoptera
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2. LepidopteraLepidoptera is a large order of insects that includes mot... Read more
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蝶目 【ちょうもく】チョウモク
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Kanji — 1 found

13.157646032496093
15 strokes. JLPT N1. Jinmeiyō kanji.
butterfly
On: チョウ
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Sentences — 21 found

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    • かれ
    • やく
    • 20
    • ひき
    • チョウ
    • つかまえた
    He caught twenty butterflies. Tatoeba
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Names — 56 found

ちょう 【蝶】
Female given name, Family or surname
1. Chou
ちょうい 【蝶衣】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Choui
ちょういち 【蝶一】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Chouichi
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