TAKOBOTO

Japanese dictionary & Nihongo learning tool. Use it online here or download an offline app
雉子
Readings
きじ
kiji
きぎす
kigisu
Out-dated or obsolete kana usage
きぎし
kigishi
Out-dated or obsolete kana usage
キジ
kiji
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
green pheasant (Phasianus versicolor), Japanese pheasantFasan (alte Bez.), Phasianus colchicus tohkaidi

Kanji
ON: ジ, チKUN: きじ
pheasant

ON: ジ, チKUN: きじ
pheasant

ON: シ, ス, ツKUN: こ, -こ, ね
child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac

Example sentences
何百羽とキジを撃った。Parts: 何百 (なんびゃく), (わ), (きじ), 撃つ (うつ)We shot pheasants by the hundred.
Wir haben hunderte von Fasanen geschossen.

Community comments
The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!