Definition of 鶯

  • nightingale

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • オウ
  • うぐいす

Popular Words With This Kanji

鴬, 鶯, うぐいす, ウグイス

Japanese bush warbler, Japanese nightingale (Cettia diphone), greenish brown, having a beautiful voice

うぐいす色, 鶯色, うぐいすいろ

greenish brown

うぐいす餅, 鶯餅, うぐいすもち

mochi filled with red bean paste and topped with green soy flour

鶯貝, うぐいすがい, ウグイスガイ

Pteria brevialata (species of wing oyster)

初鴬, 初鶯, はつうぐいす

first Japanese bush warbler to chirp this year (i.e. spring)

鴬嬢, 鶯嬢, うぐいすじょう

female announcer, woman who makes public announcements (e.g. from an election campaign truck)

うぐいす張り, 鶯張り, 鴬張り, うぐいすばり

nightingale (flooring), method of laying floors to deliberately make a noise (like a nightingale's call) when walked across (security feature)

高麗鶯, こうらいうぐいす, コウライウグイス

black-naped oriole (Oriolus chinensis)

鶯茶, うぐいすちゃ

greenish brown


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