Definition of 鯨

  • whale


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ゲイ
  • くじら

Popular Words With This Kanji

捕鯨, ほげい

whaling, whale fishing

鯨, くじら


鯨肉, げいにく

whale meat

白鯨, はくげい

white whale, Moby Dick

鯨尺, くじらじゃく

long foot (approx. 37.9cm)

鯨油, げいゆ

whale oil

巨鯨, きょげい

huge whale

鯨骨, げいこつ

whale bone

鬨, 鯨波, とき

battle cry, war cry

鯨幕, くじらまく

black and white striped curtain (used at funeral service)

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