Definition of 雁

  • wild goose

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ガン
  • かり
  • かりがね

Popular Words With This Kanji

雁, 鴈, 雁金, 雁が音, がん, かり, かりがね

wild goose, cry of the wild goose

雁, 鴈, 雁金, 雁が音, がん, かり, かりがね

wild goose, cry of the wild goose

雁, 鴈, 雁金, 雁が音, がん, かり, かりがね

wild goose, cry of the wild goose

雁行, がんこう

the flight formation of geese, lining up shoulder to shoulder like flying geese, leading out

雁皮紙, がんぴし

traditional Japanese paper made from the fibre of plant species Diplomorpha sikokiana (high quality, glossy)

落雁, らくがん

hard candy

雁首, カリ首, かりくび, カリくび

(something resembling a) goose's neck, glans, head of a penis

孤雁, こがん

solitary wild goose (i.e. separated from its flock, esp. flying)

雁の文, かりのふみ

(a) letter

雁爪, がんづめ, がんずめ

Japanese rake


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