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大西洋鯡
Readings
たいせいようにしん
taiseiyounishin
タイセイヨウニシン
taiseiyounishin
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus)

Kanji
ON: ダイ, タイKUN: おお-, おお.きい, -おお.いに
large, big

西ON: セイ, サイ, スKUN: にし
west, Spain

ON: ヨウ
ocean, western style

ON: KUN: にしん, はららご
herring

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