Definition of 蛇

  • snake
  • serpent
  • hard drinker


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ジャ
  • へび

Popular Words With This Kanji

蛇の目, じゃのめ

(umbrella with) bull's-eye (pattern)

蛇, へび, じゃ, くちなわ, へみ

snake, serpent, large snake

蛇行, だこう

meandering, crawling

蛇口, じゃ口, じゃぐち

faucet, tap

長蛇の列, ちょうだのれつ

long line, long queue

大蛇, だいじゃ, おろち

big snake, serpent

錦蛇, にしきへび, ニシキヘビ

python, rock snake

蛇足, だそく

redundancy, superfluity, useless addition

白蛇, しろへび, はくじゃ

albino Japanese rat snake

蛇腹, じゃばら

(camera) bellows, ceiling molding, ceiling moulding, design of parallel lines, cornice

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