Definition of 鯉

  • carp

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • こい

Popular Words With This Kanji

鯉, こい

common carp, koi carp (Cyprinus carpio)

鯉のぼり, 鯉幟, こいのぼり

carp streamer, carp banner

鯉のぼり, 鯉幟, こいのぼり

carp streamer, carp banner

緋鯉, ひごい

red carp, golden carp

似鯉, にごい, ニゴイ

Hemibarbus barbus (species of cyprinid)

鯉口, こいぐち

mouth of a (sword) sheath

養鯉, ようり

carp breeding

錦鯉, にしきごい

coloured carp, colored carp

俎板の鯉, 俎の鯉, まないたのこい

confronted with a hopeless situation, about to be cut off (e.g. in a battle) and unable to do anything

俎板の鯉, 俎の鯉, まないたのこい

confronted with a hopeless situation, about to be cut off (e.g. in a battle) and unable to do anything


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