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[さる()]
saru
noun

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[まし()]
mashi
[ましら()]
mashira

English Meaning(s) for 猿

noun
  1. monkey (esp. the Japanese macaque, Macaca fuscata)
  2. sly person
  3. sliding wooden bolt (for holding a door or window shut)
  4. clasp used to control the height of a pot-hook
  5. bathhouse prostitute

Definition and Synonyms for 猿

Ape any of various primates with short tails or no tail at all
Synonyms:
Monkey any of various long-tailed primates (excluding the prosimians)
Synonyms: モンキー, 山猿,
Bolt the part of a lock that is engaged or withdrawn with a key
Synonyms: 懸け橋, , ,
Emulator someone who copies the words or behavior of another
Synonyms: 亜流, 模倣者,

Meanings for each kanji in 猿

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Categories 猿 is a member of

Individual a human being
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Bar a rigid piece of metal or wood
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Primate any placental mammal of the order Primates
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Sample Sentences for 猿

The monkeys are grooming each other.
It is easy for a monkey to climb a tree.
I'm not talking to you; I'm talking to the monkey.
When a big ape emerged from the cave, they got frightened and ran away.
The fat woman was holding a monkey.

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