Definition of きりん

きりんkirinキリンKIRIN

noun:

  • giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis)
  • qilin (Chinese unicorn)
  • Kirin (brand of beer) 麒麟
  • horse that can ride 1000 ri in a day 騏驎 - archaism

Example Sentences

ouwo得たeta麒麟kirinmoまたmata寿命jumyouwo持たないmotanai生き物ikimonodagaこのkonoyamaiばかりbakariha治癒chiyuno方法houhougaないnai
A qilin with a king too has no limit on its lifespan, but this illness alone admits of no remedy.
watashiha動物園doubutsuenni行くikuまでmadeきりんkirinwo見たmitaことがなかったkotoganakatta
I had never seen a giraffe till I visited the zoo.
ライオンRAIONha死んだshindaきりんkirinnonikuwo食いちぎったkuichigitta
The lion ripped the flesh from the dead giraffe.
麒麟kirinhaどこdokoniiますmasuka
Where is the giraffe?

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