Definition of 鴟

  • kite

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • とび

Popular Words With This Kanji

鳶, 鴟, 鵄, とび, とんび

black kite (bird of prey, Milvus migrans), construction worker, scaffold erector, firefighter, Inverness cape

夜鷹, 蚊母鳥, 怪鴟, よたか, ぶんぼちょう

grey nightjar (Caprimulgus indicus), nightjar (any bird of family Caprimulgidae), goatsucker, streetwalker, low class prostitute (Edo period), soba vendors who walk around at night, soba sold by these vendors

木菟, 角鴟, 木兎, みみずく, みみづく, ずく, つく

horned owl

鴟尾, 鵄尾, 蚩尾, しび

ornamental ridge-end tile

糞鳶, 糞鴟, くそとび, クソトビ

common buzzard (Buteo buteo)


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