TAKOBOTO

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駝鳥鴕鳥
Irregular kanji
Readings
だちょう
dachou
ダチョウ
dachou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
ostrich (Struthio camelus)Strauß, Afrikanische Strauß (afrikanischer Laufvogel; größter lebender Vogel), Struthio camelus

Kanji
ON: ダ, タKUN: せむし
hunchback, load

ON: チョウKUN: とり
bird, chicken

ON: ダ, タ
Chinese ostrich

ON: チョウKUN: とり
bird, chicken

Example sentences
ダチョウは空を飛べない。Parts: 駝鳥 (だちょう), (そら), 飛ぶ (とぶ)Ostriches are incapable of flight.
Les autruches ne peuvent pas voler.
Ostriches can't fly.

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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!