- Reading and JLPT level
鳥, 禽 JLPT 5
- Kana Reading
- Word Senses
- Parts of speech
- bird meat (esp. chicken meat); fowl; poultry
- Example sentence
- ひとの声に似た不気味な鳴き声、漆黒の羽、死肉を啄む姿などから、鴉は不幸に舞い降りる不吉な鳥として世界に知られています。 A creepy cry that sounds like a human voice, velvet black wings, the image of tearing into dead flesh; crows are known across the world as an ill-omened bird that flies down with ill-luck.
Examples of 鳥, 禽, とり in a sentence
I rather like heights. You know, in my last life I must have been ... an aeroplane? "Usually that would be 'bird' there."
A creepy cry that sounds like a human voice, velvet black wings, the image of tearing into dead flesh; crows are known across the world as an ill-omened bird that flies down with ill-luck.
The chicks hatched in April have also become 5 months old. Their bodies are about the same size as their parents, about the only difference is that the roosters have smaller crests than their father.
A bat is not a bird, but a mammal.
A bat is not a bird any more than a fish is.
Please see that the birds in the cage get water and food every day.
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