Definition of 雉

  • pheasant

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • きじ

Popular Words With This Kanji

雉, 雉子, きじ, きぎす, きぎし, キジ

green pheasant (Phasianus versicolor), Japanese pheasant

雉, 雉子, きじ, きぎす, きぎし, キジ

green pheasant (Phasianus versicolor), Japanese pheasant

白雉, はくち

Hakuchi era (650.2.15-654.10.?)

雉も鳴かずば撃たれまい, きじもなかずばうたれまい

avoiding unnecessary talk can prevent disaster falling on one, there is safety in silence, the pheasant would not be shot but for its cries

焼け野の雉夜の鶴, やけののきぎすよるのつる

parents may risk life and limb for their children (like a pheasant when the plains are burning or a crane on a cold night)

雉羽太, きじはた, キジハタ

red-spotted grouper (species of fish, Epinephelus akaara), Hong Kong grouper

雉隠, きじかくし, キジカクシ

Asparagus schoberioides

キジ科, 雉科, キジか, きじか

Phasianidae (pheasant family of birds)

キジ目, 雉目, キジもく, きじもく

Galliformes (galliform order of birds)

雉鳩, きじばと, キジバト

Oriental turtle dove (Streptopelia orientalis), eastern turtle dove, rufous turtledove


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