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, いのしし, イノシシ
Usually in kana
wild boar
, 豬, 豕, い
hog (esp. a wild boar, but also including the domesticated pig)
, , 鹿, しし
1. beast (esp. one used for its meat, such as a boar or a deer)
See 獣狩り, Abbreviation
2. hunting (of animals such as boar, deer, etc.)
, ちょこ, ちょく
See お猪口, Usually in kana
1. sake cup
2. small deep porcelain bowl for serving food
, いぐち, イグチ
Usually in kana
, いくび
bull neck
, やちょ
wild boar
, かわいのしし
bush pig
, いぼいのしし, イボイノシシ
Usually in kana
warthog (Phacochoerus aethiopicus)
, へそいのしし, ヘソイノシシ
See ペッカリー, Usually in kana, Obscure term
, ちょゆう
Obscure term
reckless courage, foolhardiness, temerity
, げんちょ
See 亥の子
1. day of the boar in the tenth month
2. mochi eaten on the day of the boar (esp. at the time of the boar)
, ちょれい, チョレイ
See 猪苓舞茸
umbrella polypore sclerotium (used as a diuretic, antipyretic, and antitussive in traditional Chinese medicine)
鹿, しかいのしし, シカイノシシ
See バビルサ, Usually in kana
babirusa (Babyrousa babyrussa)
, もりいのしし, モリイノシシ
Usually in kana
giant forest hog (Hylochoerus meinertzhageni)
, いのぶた, イノブタ
Usually in kana
wild boar and domestic pig hybrid
, しし鍋, 獣鍋, ししなべ, いのししなべ
See 牡丹鍋, Food term
boar meat hot pot, boar stew
, いのしし年, イノシシ年, いのししどし, イノシシどし
See 亥年
year of the Boar, year of the Pig
, 御, おちょこ
See 猪口・1, Polite, Usually in kana
sake cup
口才, ちょこざい
impertinent, impudent, saucy, cheeky
武者, いのししむしゃ
daredevil, foolhardy warrior, hotspur
狩り, 鹿狩り, 獣狩り, , 鹿狩, 獣狩, ししがり
hunting (of animals such as boar, deer, etc.)
の子, , 豕, いのこ
See 猪・いのしし, Archaism
1. wild boar
2. infant wild boar
See 豚・1
3. pig
独活, ししうど, シシウド
Usually in kana
pubescent angelica (Angelica pubescens)
牙舟, 牙船, ちょきぶね
long, thin, roofless small boat (used as a river taxi during the Edo period)
小人, こびといのしし, コビトイノシシ
Usually in kana
pygmy hog (Porcula salvania)
赤川, あかかわいのしし, アカカワイノシシ
Usually in kana
red river hog (Potamochoerus porcus), bush pig
鹿蝶, いのしかちょう
the boar, deer and butterfly cards (high-scoring meld)
突猛進, ちょとつもうしん
Takes suru, yojijukugo
headlong rush, rushing recklessly
へな, 埴, へなちょこ, ヘナチョコ
Usually in kana, Derogatory
novice, greenhorn, squirt, worthless person
苓舞茸, ちょれいまいたけ, チョレイマイタケ
Usually in kana
umbrella polypore (Polyporus umbellatus)
手負い, ておいじし
Idiomatic expression, Obscure term
cornered animal, wounded boar
, ちょとつ
Takes suru
recklessness, foolhardiness
口になる, 御口になる, おちょこになる
Expression, Godan verb, Idiomatic expression
to be blown inside out (of an umbrella), to become (the shape of) a sake cup
山より大きなは出ぬ, やまよりおおきないのししはでぬ, やまよりおおきなししはでぬ
Expression, Proverb
things cannot be larger than the things that contain them, there are no boars larger than the mountain (in which they live)
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