Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
獅子女
Kana Reading
すふぃんくす, スフィンクス
Romaji
sufinkusu, sufinkusu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    Sphinx
    Example sentence
    通り過ぎようとしたときスフィンクスに飛び出した。 When he was about to pass, the Sphinx jumped in front of him.

Examples of 獅子女, すふぃんくす, スフィンクス in a sentence


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