Definition of 啄

  • peck
  • pick up


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • タク
  • ツク
  • トク
  • ついば
  • つつ

Popular Words With This Kanji

啄木鳥, きつつき, たくぼくちょう, けら, けらつつき, キツツキ


啄木, たくぼく


啄む, ついばむ

to pick at, to peck at

汁吸啄木鳥, しるすいきつつき, シルスイキツツキ

yellow-bellied sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius)

烏啄骨, うたくこつ


オリーブ姫啄木鳥, オリーブひめきつつき, オリーブヒメキツツキ

olivaceous piculet (species of bird, Picumnus olivaceus)

嘴細啄木鳥, はしぼそきつつき, ハシボソキツツキ

northern flicker (species of bird, inc. the yellow-shafted flicker and the red-shafted flicker, Colaptes auratus)

野口啄木鳥, のぐちげら, ノグチゲラ

Okinawa woodpecker (Sapheopipo noguchii)

緑啄木鳥, あおげら, アオゲラ

Japanese green woodpecker (Picus awokera), Japanese woodpecker, wavy-bellied woodpecker

熊啄木鳥, くまげら, クマゲラ

black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius)

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