Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 南京鼠(ナンキンねずみ) in Japanese

南京鼠
Kana Reading
ナンキンねずみ
Romaji
nankinnezumi
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    Chinese fancy mouse (usu. all-white with red eyes)


Kanji in this word

JLPT 5

9 strokes

south

On'Yomi: ナン, ナ

Kun'Yomi: みなみ

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JLPT 4

8 strokes

capital, 10**16

On'Yomi: キョウ, ケイ, キン

Kun'Yomi: みやこ

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13 strokes

rat, mouse, dark gray

On'Yomi: ソ, ショ

Kun'Yomi: ねずみ, ねず

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