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Reading

Readings of the Japanese word.

The word is written in kanji with furigana over each character. There is also the transliteration written in kana (hiragana or katakana) and romaji using the Hepburn method. Some words indicated by the symbol have a computer-generated audio that can be listened to by clicking on it.

Words having multiple readings will be ordered by popularity.

  • (ねこ)
    ねこ (neko)

Translation

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  • noun
    cat (esp. the domestic cat, Felis catus)
    • noun
      shamisen
      • noun
        geisha
        • abbreviationnoun
          wheelbarrow
          • see also: 
        • abbreviationnoun
          clay bed-warmer
          • see also: 
        • usually written using kana alonecolloquialismnoun
          bottom, submissive partner of a homosexual relationship
          • antonym: 
        • {dierk.} kat, poes, {Barg.} mauwerik, Felis ocreata domestica, {i.h.b.} katachtige
          • geisha, poes, {Barg.} minette
            • kruiwagen
              • chat
                • shamisen
                  • geisha
                    • brouette
                      • chauffe-lit en terre cuite
                        • le derrière, partenaire soumis d'une relation homosexuelle
                          • Katze, Kater, Kätzchen
                            • Shamisen
                              • passiver Part beim Geschlechtsverkehr
                                • Schubkarre, Schubkarren, Schiebkarre, Schiebkarren
                                  • csávó, macska, muksó, rosszindulatú nő
                                    • 1) кошка, кот, {~の} кошачий, 2) (прост.) кошечка (о гейше), 3) глиняная грелка для ног, 4) (бот.) серёжка, 5) сямисэн, 6) (см.) ねこぐるま
                                      • mačka
                                        • gato
                                          • parte sumisa de una relación homosexual
                                            • katt

                                              Animals

                                              List of animals.

                                              EnglishJapanese
                                              Animal(s)
                                              🐶 Dog
                                              🐱 Cat
                                              🦁 Lion
                                              🐯 Tiger
                                              🐴 Horse
                                              🦄 Unicorn
                                              🐮 Cow
                                              🐷 Pig
                                              🐑 Sheep
                                              🐘 Elephant
                                              🐭 Mouse
                                              🐰 Rabbit
                                              🦊 Fox
                                              🐻 Bear
                                              🐼 Panda
                                              🐔 Chicken
                                              🐦 Bird
                                              🐧 Penguin
                                              🦆 Duck
                                              🐸 Frog
                                              🐢 Turtle
                                              🐍 Snake
                                              🐳 Whale
                                              🐬 Dolphin
                                              🐟 Fish
                                              🐙 Octopus
                                              🦍 Gorilla
                                              🐒 Monkey

                                              Kanji in this word

                                              Analysis of the kanji ideograms forming the word.

                                              Clicking on the kanji will get you to the kanji information page, with more information like the onyomi and kunyomi, or the order on how to write it.

                                              • 11 strokes

                                                cat

                                              Example sentences

                                              Sentences from the Tatoeba Corpus project using the word in context.

                                              The Japanese sentence, the sentence analysis, and the English translation are always included. Using the sentence analysis is possible to learn how the sentence is constructed and every single word can be examined one by one.

                                              In some cases translation to other languages can also be included. Quality of the translation may vary and it's included for reference only.

                                              • Japanese sentence

                                                あなたのサイトは、猫に興味のある人達にとって魅力的です。 

                                                Sentence analysis
                                                Translation

                                                Your site appeals to people who are interested in cats.

                                                Ваш сайт обращён к тем людям, которые интересуются кошками.


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                                              Reading

                                              Readings of the Japanese word.

                                              The word is written in kanji with furigana over each character. There is also the transliteration written in kana (hiragana or katakana) and romaji using the Hepburn method. Some words indicated by the symbol have a computer-generated audio that can be listened to by clicking on it.

                                              Words having multiple readings will be ordered by popularity.

                                              • (ねこま)
                                                ねこま (nekoma)

                                              Translation

                                              Translation of the selected word to several languages.

                                              There are cases where a word may have different meanings. In that case all the meanings will be ordered by popularity.

                                              Some translations may have tags associated giving miscellaneous information (grammatical, way of writing, ...). There may also be links to similar or antonym words.

                                              English is the main language for the translations, but some words will also be available in other languages: Dutch, French, German, Hungarian, Russian, Slovenian, Spanish, or Swedish.

                                              • archaismnoun
                                                cat
                                                • see also: 

                                              Kanji in this word

                                              Analysis of the kanji ideograms forming the word.

                                              Clicking on the kanji will get you to the kanji information page, with more information like the onyomi and kunyomi, or the order on how to write it.

                                              • 11 strokes

                                                cat