Japanese Word Entry

羽虱

Simplified Japanese form: 羽虱

Kana:はじらみ
Romaji:hajirami
Definition: biting louse (any louse of order Mallophaga), chewing louse
Alternative reading: ハジラミ (hajirami)

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Chinese characters used in this word

feathers, counter for birds, rabbits, feather, plume, wings, rad. 124
Readings
Mandarin: ㄩˇ (yǔ), ㄏㄨˋ (hù)
Cantonese: jyu5
Japanese: ウ (u) / は (ha)、 わ (wa)、 はね (hane)
Korean: 우 (u)
Vietnamese: vũ, võ
Variants
Simplified Japanese form:

lice, vermin, louse, bug, parasite
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕ (shī)
Cantonese: sat1
Japanese: シツ (shitsu) / しらみ (shirami)
Korean: 슬 (seul)
Vietnamese: sắt
Variants
Semantic variant form: