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[ひつじ()]
hitsuji
noun

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hitsuji

English Meaning(s) for 羊

noun
  1. sheep (Ovis aries)

Definition and Synonyms for 羊

Ewe female sheep
Synonyms:
Sheep woolly usually horned ruminant mammal related to the goat
Synonyms: 羅紗綿, , めん羊
Mouton meat from a mature domestic sheep
Synonyms: マトン, ムートン, , 羊肉

Meanings for each kanji in 羊

sheep Kanji Details »

Categories 羊 is a member of

Sheep woolly usually horned ruminant mammal related to the goat
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Bovid hollow-horned ruminants
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Meat the flesh of animals (including fishes and birds and snails) used as food
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 羊

Sample Sentences for 羊

The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are the same.
I prefer mutton to beef.
A sheep dog drives the flock to the pasture.
Sheep are feeding in the meadow.
Their job is to shear the sheep.

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