Definition of 狼

  • wolf

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ロウ
  • おおかみ

Popular Words With This Kanji

狼, おおかみ, おおかめ, おいぬ, オオカミ

wolf (carnivore, Canis lupus), wolf (in sheep's clothing)

狼狽える, うろたえる

to be flustered, to lose one's presence of mind

狼煙, 烽火, 狼烟, のろし, ろうえん, ほうか

beacon, skyrocket, signal fire

狼煙, 烽火, 狼烟, のろし, ろうえん, ほうか

beacon, skyrocket, signal fire

狼狽, ろうばい

confusion, dismay, consternation, panic

狼藉, ろうぜき

violence, outrage, riot, confusion, disorder

天狼, てんろう

Sirius, the Dog Star

送り狼, おくりおおかみ

"gentleman" who escorts a woman home, only to make a pass at her

狼藉者, ろうぜきもの

rioter, ruffian

前虎後狼, ぜんここうろう

one calamity followed close on the heels of another (lit: keeping at bay a tiger at the front gate, while a wolf appears at the back), out of the frying pan into the fire


This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.

Study Lists

Extra kanji

Kanji that I want to learn that aren't included in the Joyo kanji list(this list will probably be quite empty for a while).

Kitbis' kanji list

Just whatever I find and want to learn. A list of things that i'm putting in my drills. (For now, they are mostly animal related words,...

サガ

 

Kanji

 

Join Now And Go Premium To Create Your Own Vocabulary Study Lists

Join Now

Related Practice Sheets

There's Nothing Here Yet!
Nobody has created a related Practice Sheet yet. Create one now to help practice your writing skills.

Join And Go Premium To Create Your Own Practice Sheets

Join Now