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English Meaning(s) for 鶏

  1. bird
  2. bird meat (esp. chicken meat); fowl; poultry

Definition and Synonyms for 鶏

Bird warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Synonyms: バード, 小鳥, 禽鳥, , 鳥類
Gallus Gallus a domestic fowl bred for flesh or eggs
Synonyms: 成鶏, ,
Volaille the flesh of a chicken used for food
Synonyms: チキン, 若鳥, , , 鶏肉
Avian pertaining to or characteristic of birds
Gallus Gallus believed to have been developed from the red jungle fowl
Synonyms: 成鶏, ,

Meanings for each kanji in 鶏

» chicken

Categories 鶏 is a member of

Vertebrate animals having a bony or cartilaginous skeleton with a segmented spinal column and a large brain enclosed in a skull or cranium
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Fowl a domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl
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Poultry flesh of chickens or turkeys or ducks or geese raised for food
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Sample Sentences for 鶏

The hen has been brooding its eggs for a week.

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