Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
Kana Reading
へび, じゃ, くちなわ, へみ
hebi, ja, kuchinawa, hemi
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Example sentence
    つついてヘビ出す It's not good to wake a sleeping snake.
  • Parts of speech
    serpent; large snake
    Example sentence
    ヘビに怖じず Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.

Examples of 蛇, へび, じゃ, くちなわ, へみ in a sentence

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Kanji in this word


11 strokes

snake, serpent, hard drinker

On'Yomi: ジャ, , ,

Kun'Yomi: へび

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