いわしiwashiイワシIWASHI

noun:

  • pilchard (esp. Japanese pilchard, Sardinops melanostictus); sardine

Kanji definition:

いわしiwashi

sardine; (kokuji)

Strokes:
21
Radical:
魚 fish
SKIP:
1-11-10
UTF:
9c2f
JIS208:
16-83
Hangul:
약 [yag]
Pinyin:
ruò
Stroke order:
Alternative stroke order:
Example words:
鰯油いわしゆiwashiyu
pilchard oil; sardine oil
鰯雲いわしぐもiwashigumo
cirro-cumulus; mackerel sky
赤鰯あかいわしakaiwashi
pickled or dried sardines
干鰯ほしかhoshika
dried sardine
鯛の尾より鰯の頭たいのおよりいわしのかしらtainooyoriiwashinokashira
better be the head of a dog than the tail of a lion

Partial results:

いわしくじらiwashikujiraイワシクジラIWASHIKUJIRA

noun:

  • sei whale (Balaenoptera borealis)
いわしかすiwashikasu

noun:

  • fish cake (made from sardines, used as a fertilizer); sardine meal
いわしぶしiwashibushi

noun:

  • dried, smoked pilchard; shavings from dried, smoked pilchard
いわしぐもiwashigumo

noun:

  • cirro-cumulus; mackerel sky
いわしのあたまもしんじんからiwashinoatamamoshinjinkaraいわしのかしらもしんじんからiwashinokashiramoshinjinkara

expression:

  • faith is mysterious; through faith, even something trivial (like a pilchard's head) seems valuable - proverb
いわしさんiwashisan

noun:

  • clupanodonic acid
いわしゆiwashiyu

noun:

  • pilchard oil; sardine oil

© Based on JMdict, KANJIDIC2, and JMnedict, property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, used in conformance with the Group's licence. Example sentences from the Tatoeba project (CC BY 2.0). Kanji stroke order data from the KanjiVG project by Ulrich Apel (CC BY-SA 3.0). See comprehensive list of data sources for more info.

Search other dictionaries for :
Yahoo!辞書 / goo辞書 / alc.co.jp / Weblio / Wiktionary