Japanese Word Entry

變わり蝶鮫

Simplified Japanese form: 変わり蝶鮫

Kana:かわりちょうざめ
Romaji:kawarichouzame
Definition: sterlet (Acipenser ruthenus)
Alternative reading: カワリチョウザメ (kawarichouzame)

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Chinese characters used in this word

change, strange, transform, alter, rebel
Readings
Mandarin: ㄅㄧㄢˋ (biàn)
Cantonese: bin3
Japanese: ヘン (hen) / か.わる (kawaru)、 か.える (kaeru)
Korean: 변 (byeon)
Vietnamese: biến, biện
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:
Simplified Japanese form:

butterfly
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄧㄝˊ (dié), ㄊㄧㄝ (tiē)
Cantonese: dip6
Japanese: チョウ (chou) / ちょうちょう (chouchou)
Korean: 접 (jeob)
Vietnamese: điệp
Variants
Semantic variant form:

shark
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄠ (jiāo)
Cantonese: gaau1
Japanese: コウ (kou) / さめ (same)、 みずち (mizuchi)
Korean: 교 (gyo)
Vietnamese: giao
Variants
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