Definition of 鴨

  • wild duck
  • easy mark


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • オウ
  • かも
  • あひる

Popular Words With This Kanji

鴨, 鳧, かも

duck, easy mark, sucker, sitting duck

銀杏, 公孫樹, 鴨脚樹, いちょう, こうそんじゅ, イチョウ

ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba), gingko, maidenhair tree

鴨居, かもい


家鴨, 鶩, あひる

domestic duck

鴨る, かもる

to easily attain victory, to eat one's opponent alive, to bilk, to swindle, to dupe

鴨打ち, かもうち

duck hunting

軽鴨, かるがも

spot-billed duck (Anas poecilorhyncha)

鴨がねぎを背負って来る, 鴨が葱を背負って来る, 鴨がねぎを背負ってくる, 鴨が葱をしょって来る, 鴨がねぎをしょって来る, 鴨がねぎをしょってくる, かもがねぎをしょってくる

along comes a sucker just begging to be parted from his money (lit: a duck comes carrying an onion)

巴鴨, ともえがも, トモエガモ

Baikal teal (species of dabbling duck, Anas formosa)

鴨にする, かもにする

to easily attain victory, to dupe, to swindle

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