たいtaiタイTAI

noun:

  • sea bream (Sparidae); porgy
  • tai (species of reddish-brown Pacific sea bream, Pagrus major)

海老ebidetaiwo釣るtsuru Throw a sprat to catch a whale.

Kanji definition:

チョウCHOUたいtai

sea bream; red snapper

Strokes:
19
Radical:
魚 fish
SKIP:
1-11-8
UTF:
9bdb
JIS208:
34-68
Hangul:
조 [jo]
Pinyin:
diāo
Stroke order:
Example words:
金目鯛きんめだいkinmedai
splendid alfonsino (Beryx splendens)
鯛焼きたいやきtaiyaki
fish-shaped pancake filled with bean jam
鯛めしたいめしtaimeshi
rice with minced sea bream (tai)
黒鯛くろだいkurodai
black porgy (Acanthopagrus schlegeli)
海老で鯛を釣るえびでたいをつるebidetaiwotsuru
to throw in a shrimp and pull out a whale; to use a sprat to catch a mackerel; to get big returns on a small investment

Partial results:

たいめしtaimeshi

noun:

  • rice with minced sea bream (tai)
たいやきtaiyakiタイやきTAIyakiたいやきtaiyaki

noun:

  • fish-shaped pancake filled with bean jam
たいのおよりいわしのかしらtainooyoriiwashinokashira

expression:

  • better be the head of a dog than the tail of a lion - proverb

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