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On-yomi
ビョウ
byou
Kun-yomi
ねこ
neko
Meaning cat

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Kana
Definition
ねこ
neko
  1. noun cat
  2. shamisen
  3. geisha
  4. abbreviation wheelbarrow
  5. abbreviation clay bed-warmer
  6. usually kana colloquialism bottom, submissive partner of a homosexual relationship
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猫背 ねこぜ
nekoze
noun no-adjective bent back, hunchback, stoop
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猫舌 ねこじた
nekojita
noun dislike of very hot food or drink, inability to take hot food
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子猫 こねこ
koneko
noun kitten
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黒猫 くろねこ
kuroneko
noun black cat
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山猫 やまねこ
yamaneko
noun usually kana wildcat (Felis silvestris)
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野良猫 のらねこ
noraneko
noun stray cat, alley cat
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飼い猫 かいねこ
kaineko
noun pet cat
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猫脊 ねこぜ
nekoze
noun no-adjective bent back, hunchback, stoop
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小猫 こねこ
koneko
noun kitten
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仔猫 こねこ
koneko
noun kitten
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飼猫 かいねこ
kaineko
noun pet cat
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愛猫 あいびょう
aibyou
noun pet cat
愛猫家 あいびょうか
aibyouka
noun cat lover
虎猫 とらねこ
toraneko
noun ocelot (feline, Felis pardalis), tabby cat, tiger cat, wild cat (feline, Felis tigrina)
三毛猫 みけねこ
mikeneko
noun calico cat, tortoiseshell-and-white cat, cat with three colors of fur (colours)
山猫争議 やまねこそうぎ
yamanekosougi
noun wildcat strike
招き猫 まねきねこ
manekineko
noun beckoning cat, figure of a cat with one paw raised (usu. white porcelain)
猫に小判 ねこにこばん
nekonikoban
Expression (to cast) pearls before swine, really big waste of resources
猫の額のような ねこのひたいのような
nekonohitainoyouna
Expression very small (particularly of a room or flat)
猫目石 ねこめいし
nekomeishi
noun cat's-eye (semiprecious stone)
猫眼石 ねこめいし
nekomeishi
noun cat's-eye (semiprecious stone)
恋猫 こいねこ
koineko
noun cat in heat, cat in season
麝香猫 じゃこうねこ
jakouneko
noun usually kana civet cat
捨猫 すてねこ
suteneko
noun abandoned (stray) cat
捨て猫 すてねこ
suteneko
noun abandoned (stray) cat
猫撫で声 ねこなでごえ
nekonadegoe
noun soft, coaxing voice, wheedling voice, ingratiating voice
猫なで声 ねこなでごえ
nekonadegoe
noun soft, coaxing voice, wheedling voice, ingratiating voice
猫ばば ねこばば
nekobaba
noun auxillary suru verb usually kana embezzlement, misappropriation, pocketing, stealing
猫糞 ねこばば
nekobaba
noun auxillary suru verb usually kana embezzlement, misappropriation, pocketing, stealing
雄猫 おすねこ
osuneko
noun tomcat, male cat
雄猫 おねこ
oneko
noun tomcat, male cat
男猫 おねこ
oneko
noun tomcat, male cat
牡猫 おすねこ
osuneko
noun tomcat, male cat
牡猫 おねこ
oneko
noun tomcat, male cat
海猫 うみねこ
umineko
noun black-tailed gull (Larus crassirostris)
大山猫 おおやまねこ
ooyamaneko
noun usually kana lynx (Felis lynx)
猫の子一匹居ない ねこのこいっぴきいない
nekonokoippikiinai
adjective completely deserted
猫の手も借りたい ねこのてもかりたい
nekonotemokaritai
Expression adjective extremely busy, so busy one would even welcome the help of a cat
猫可愛がり ねこかわいがり
nekokawaigari
noun auxillary suru verb doting on someone
猫の目 ねこのめ
nekonome
Expression (something) fickle, (something) very changeable
猫車 ねこぐるま
nekoguruma
noun wheelbarrow
猫足 ねこあし
nekoashi
noun carved table leg with "ball and claw" foot
猫脚 ねこあし
nekoashi
noun carved table leg with "ball and claw" foot
猫板 ねこいた
nekoita
noun fireside board
猫柳 ねこやなぎ
nekoyanagi
noun usually kana rosegold pussy willow (Salix gracilistyla)
猫の額 ねこのひたい
nekonohitai
noun tiny
猫額大 びょうがくだい
byougakudai
noun tiny
猫要らず ねこいらず
nekoirazu
noun rat poison
大の猫好き だいのねこずき
dainonekozuki
noun ardent cat lover (fancier)
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