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noun

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English Meaning(s) for 海老

noun
  1. prawn; shrimp; lobster; crayfish

Definition and Synonyms for 海老

Shrimp any of various edible decapod crustaceans
Synonyms: かえる, シュリンプ, 海老
Frog any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping
Synonyms: かえる, 海老
Frog semiaquatic and terrestrial species
Synonyms: かえる, 海老

Meanings for each kanji in 海老

sea; ocean Kanji Details »
old man; old age; grow old Kanji Details »

Categories 海老 is a member of

Seafood edible fish (broadly including freshwater fish) or shellfish or roe etc
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Amphibian cold-blooded vertebrate typically living on land but breeding in water
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Sample Sentences for 海老

I'm allergic to Japanese spiny lobster.
Prawns don't agree with me.
I'm allergic to Panulirus japonicus.
Throw a sprat to catch a whale.
I'm allergic to spiny lobster.

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