Definition of 蝦

  • shrimp
  • prawn
  • lobster

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • えび

Popular Words With This Kanji

蛙, 蛤, 蝦, かえる, かわず, かいる, カエル

frog, kajika frog (Buergeria buergeri)

蝦夷, えぞ, えみし

peoples formerly of northern Japan with distinct language and culture (i.e. the Ainu), Yezo (northern part of Meiji-era Japan, esp. Hokkaido, but also Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands)

蟇蛙, 蟇, 蟾蜍, 蝦蟇, 蟾, 蝦蟆, 蟆, ひきがえる, ひき, がまがえる, がま, かま, ヒキガエル

toad (esp. the Japanese toad, Bufo japonicus)

蟇蛙, 蟇, 蟾蜍, 蝦蟇, 蟾, 蝦蟆, 蟆, ひきがえる, ひき, がまがえる, がま, かま, ヒキガエル

toad (esp. the Japanese toad, Bufo japonicus)

蝦夷松, えぞまつ, エゾマツ

Yezo spruce (Picea jezoensis), Jezo spruce

小エビ, 小海老, 小蝦, こエビ, こえび, コエビ

shrimp (infraorder Caridea), small shrimp, prawn or lobster

伊勢海老, 伊勢エビ, 伊勢えび, 伊勢蝦, 竜蝦, いせえび, いせエビ, イセエビ

spiny lobster (esp. Japanese spiny lobster, Panulirus japonicus)

伊勢海老, 伊勢エビ, 伊勢えび, 伊勢蝦, 竜蝦, いせえび, いせエビ, イセエビ

spiny lobster (esp. Japanese spiny lobster, Panulirus japonicus)

川蝦, かわえび

crawfish

蝦夷山桜, えぞやまざくら, エゾヤマザクラ

sargent cherry (Prunus sargentii)


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