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

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

真鯉, まごい

black carp, black koi

鯉ヘルペスウイルス, こいヘルペスウイルス

koi herpes virus (KHV)

寒鯉, かんごい

koi carp caught during the cold season

伊勢鯉, いせごい, イセゴイ

striped mullet (Mugil cephalus), redlip mullet (Chelon haematocheilus), Indo-Pacific tarpon (Megalops cyprinoides)

似鯉, にごい, ニゴイ

Hemibarbus barbus (species of cyprinid)


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