Japanese Word Entry

ギリシャ陸龜

Simplified Japanese form: ギリシャ陸亀

Kana:ギリシャりくがめ
Definition: European tortoise, Greek tortoise (Testudo graeca)
Alternative form: 希臘陸龜 〔希臘陸亀〕
Alternative Kana: ギリシャリクガメ

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Chinese characters used in this word

land, six, continental, army, an accounting form of U+516D 六 (six)
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄨˋ (lù), ㄌㄧㄡˋ (liù)
Cantonese: luk6
Japanese: リク、 ロク / おか
Korean: 륙, 육
Vietnamese: lục
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turtle, tortoise, turtle or tortoise, cuckold
Readings
Mandarin: ㄍㄨㄟ (guī), ㄐㄩㄣ (jūn), ㄑㄧㄡ (qiū)
Cantonese: gau1, gwai1, gwan1
Japanese: キ、 キュウ、 キン / かめ
Korean: 귀, 구, 균
Vietnamese: quy, cưu, quân
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hope, beg, request, pray, beseech, Greece, dilute (acid), rare, few, phenomenal, expect, strive for
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧ (xī)
Cantonese: hei1
Japanese: キ、 ケ / まれ、 こいねがう
Korean:
Vietnamese: hy, hơi
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12th lunar month, year end sacrifice, dried meat
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄚˋ (là), ㄒㄧ (xī), ㄌㄧㄝˋ (liè)
Cantonese: laap6, lip6
Japanese: ロウ
Korean: 랍, 납
Vietnamese: lạp, chạp
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