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[さかな()]
sakana
noun

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[うお()]
uo

English Meaning(s) for 魚

noun
  1. fish

Definition and Synonyms for 魚

Fish any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills
Synonyms: とと, うろこ, フィッシュ, 銀鱗, , 魚族
Food Fish any fish used for food by human beings
Synonyms:
Fish the flesh of fish used as food
Synonyms: とと, フィッシュ, , 魚肉

Meanings for each kanji in 魚

» fish

Categories 魚 is a member of

Aquatic Vertebrate animal living wholly or chiefly in or on water
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Fish any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills
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Food any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 魚

Sample Sentences for 魚

We saw a lot of live fish in the pond.
We found some dead fish in the river.
We saw a fish splashing in the water.
Eat not only fish, but also meat.
This fish is not fit to eat.

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Am I the only one who thinks that the Kanji looks like a pictogram of a lungfish or Coelacanth? I mean, legged fish,otherwise, what else those 4 strokes in the bottom represent?

#1 Posted by Monox D. I-Fly over 6 years ago


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