Words — 5 found

1. black kite (Milvus migrans)Usually written using kana alone
  • とび
  • たか
  • 生む
  • Black hens lay white eggs.
2. construction worker; scaffold erector; firefighterAbbreviation, Only applies to とび, See also 鳶職
3. fire hookAbbreviation, Only applies to とび, See also 鳶口
4. reddish brownAbbreviation, Only applies to とび, See also 鳶色
5. Inverness capeAbbreviation, Only applies to とんび, See also 鳶合羽
6. filcher; sneak thief; pilfererOnly applies to とんび
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鳶 【とんび】鴟 【とび】鴟 【とんび】鵄 【とび】鵄 【とんび】トビトンビ
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とんびあぶら 油揚
Expression, Ichidan verb
1. to be robbed of one's due; to have one's fried tofu snatched by a black kiteSee also
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鳶に油揚げをさらわれる 【とびにあぶらあげをさらわれる】鳶に油揚げを攫われる 【とんびにあぶらあげをさらわれる】鳶に油揚げを攫われる 【とびにあぶらあげをさらわれる】鳶に油揚を攫われる 【とんびにあぶらあげをさらわれる】鳶に油揚を攫われる 【とびにあぶらあげをさらわれる】
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1. sitting position similar to seiza (but with both legs splayed out slightly and one's backside resting directly on the ground)See also 正座 せいざ
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Expression, Godan verb with mu ending
1. to have a talented child despite being untalented oneself; for a kite to give birth to a hawkIdiomatic expression
Other forms
鳶が鷹を生む 【とびがたかをうむ】
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Kanji — 1 found

14 strokes. Jinmeiyō kanji.
black kite, fireman, hook
Kun: とび とんび
On: エン
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Sentences — 2 found

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    • 鳶に油揚げをさらわれた
    • ような
    • もの
    I was robbed of my rightful share. Tatoeba
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Names — 4 found

とんびいわす 【鳶岩巣】
1. Tonbiiwasu
とんびいわすやま 【鳶岩巣山】
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1. Tonbiiwasuyama
とんびとうげ 【鳶峠】
Unclassified name
1. Tonbitouge
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