Definition of 鸛

  • Japanese stork


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カン
  • こうのとり

Popular Words With This Kanji

鸛, こうのとり, こう, コウノトリ

stork (esp. the Oriental stork, Ciconia boyciana)

鸛の揺り籠, コウノトリの揺り籠, こうのとりのゆりかご, コウノトリのゆりかご

baby hatch for unwanted newborns at Jikei Hospital, Kumamoto (lit: stork's cradle)

鸛鶴, こうづる

Oriental stork (Ciconia boyciana)

朱嘴鸛, しゅばしこう, シュバシコウ

white stork (Ciconia ciconia)

嘴広鸛, はしびろこう, ハシビロコウ

shoebill (Balaeniceps rex)

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