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Kanji Details for 狗

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Strokes: 8



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puppy, dog
  • コウ
  • いぬ

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • 犬, 狗

    dog (Canis (lupus) familiaris)

    snoop (i.e. a detective, a spy, etc.)

    counterfeit; inferior; useless; wasteful

  • 天狗

    long-nosed goblin

    bragging; braggart

  • 川蝉, 翡翠, 魚狗

    kingfisher (esp. the common kingfisher, Alcedo atthis)

    jade (gem)

    beautiful lustrous colour similar to that of the kingfisher's feathers