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  • ねこ neko

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  • noun
    cat (esp. the domestic cat, Felis catus)
    • shamisen
      • geisha
        • abbreviation
          wheelbarrow
          • see also: 
        • abbreviation
          clay bed-warmer
          • see also: 
        • usually written using kana alonecolloquialism
          bottom, submissive partner of a homosexual relationship
          • antonym: 
        • 1. {dierk.} kat, poes, {Barg.} mauwerik, Felis ocreata domestica, {i.h.b.} katachtige, 2. geisha, poes, {Barg.} minette, 3. 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

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                                          • 11 strokes

                                            cat

                                          Example sentences

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                                          • 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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                                          Pronunciation

                                          The way this word is usually spoken.

                                          The word is written in kana (hiragana or katakana) and the romaji transliteration using the Hepburn method. Some words indicated by the symbol have a computer generated audio that can be listened by clicking on it.

                                          There are words having multiple different pronunciations. In that case they will be ordered by popularity.

                                          • ねこま nekoma

                                          Translation

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                                          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

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                                          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