TAKOBOTO

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燕魚
Readings
つばめうお
tsubameuo
つばくろうお
tsubakurouo
ツバメウオ
tsubameuo
Meanings
Meaning restricted to つばめうお
Meaning restricted to ツバメウオ
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
longfin batfish (Platax teira, species of Indo-West Pacific spadefish), Tiera batfish

See also: 飛び魚
Usually written using kana alone
Obscure term
flying fish (esp. the Japanese flying fish, Cypselurus agoo)

Kanji
ON: エンKUN: つばめ, つばくら, つばくろ
swallow (bird)

ON: ギョKUN: うお, さかな, -ざかな
fish

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