Definition of 燕

  • swallow (bird)

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • エン
  • つばめ
  • つばくら
  • つばくろ

Popular Words With This Kanji

燕, つばめ, つばくらめ, つばくら, つばくろ, ツバメ

swallow (bird of the Hirundinidae family), martin, barn swallow (Hirundo rustica), younger man involved with an older woman

杜若, 燕子花, 燕子, かきつばた, カキツバタ

rabbitear iris (Iris laevigata)

杜若, 燕子花, 燕子, かきつばた, カキツバタ

rabbitear iris (Iris laevigata)

燕尾服, えんびふく

tailcoat

飛燕, ひえん

swallow in flight

岩燕, いわつばめ, イワツバメ

Asian house martin (species of songbird, Delichon dasypus)

燕巣, えんそう, えんず

swift's nest (used to make bird's nest soup), edible bird's nest

紫燕, むらさきつばめ, ムラサキツバメ

powdered oakblue (butterfly) (Narathura bazalus), purple martin (bird) (Progne subis)

ツバメの巣, 燕の巣, ツバメのす, つばめのす

swallow's nest, swift's nest (used to make bird's nest soup)

燕魚, つばめうお, つばくろうお, ツバメウオ

longfin batfish (Platax teira, species of Indo-West Pacific spadefish), Tiera batfish, flying fish (esp. the Japanese flying fish, Cypselurus agoo)


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