Japanese Word Entry

ツル科
Kana:ツルか
Romaji:tsuruka
Definition: Gruidae, bird family comprising the cranes
Alternative form: 鶴科
Alternative reading: つるか (tsuruka)

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Chinese characters used in this word

department, course, section, science
Readings
Mandarin: ㄎㄜ (kē), ㄎㄜˋ (kè)
Cantonese: fo1
Japanese: カ (ka) / しな (shina)、 とが (toga)
Korean: 과 (gwa)
Vietnamese: khoa

crane, stork, Grus species (various)
Readings
Mandarin: ㄏㄜˋ (hè), ㄏㄠˊ (háo)
Cantonese: hok6
Japanese: カク (kaku) / つる (tsuru)
Korean: 학 (hag)
Vietnamese: hạc
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