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川蝉, 翡翠, 魚狗, かわせみ, ひすい, しょうびん, カワセミ

  • kawasemi,hisui,shōbin,kawasemi

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noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • kingfisher (esp. the common kingfisher, Alcedo atthis)

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  • jade (gem)

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  • beautiful lustrous colour similar to that of the kingfisher's feathers

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