Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 11 strokes
Taught in grade 2

Search words that:
- start with 鳥
- end with 鳥
- contain 鳥
bird, chicken
KUN:
  • とり
    tori
ON:
  • チョウ
    chou
Nanori:
  • ka
  • to
  • とっ
    to
Written with 11 strokes
Taught in grade 2
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 385 results)

noun
1.
bird
2.
bird meat (esp. chicken meat), fowl, poultry
See also:
Other readings:
【とり】
【とり】

noun
1.
chicken meat
2.
fowl, poultry, bird meat(only relevant for 鳥肉 and とり肉)
All readings:
鶏肉【とりにく】
鶏肉【けいにく】
鳥肉【とりにく】
鳥肉【ちょうにく】
とり肉【とりにく】

adverb
1.
a little, a bit, slightly(usually kana)
2.
just a minute, for a moment, briefly(usually kana)
3.
somewhat, rather, fairly, pretty, quite(usually kana)
4.
(not) easily, (not) readily(usually kana)(before a verb in negative form)
interjection
5.
hey!, come on, excuse me(usually kana)
All readings:
ちょっと《一寸》[1]
ちょっと《鳥渡》[1]
ちょと《一寸》[1]
ちょと《鳥渡》[1]
チョット
ちょいと
チョッと
Notes:
  1. ateji (phonetic) reading

noun
small bird, little bird

noun
migratory bird, bird of passage

noun
torii, Shinto shrine archway

noun
1.
swan (Cygnus spp.)
2.
white-feathered bird
Other readings:
白鳥【しろとり】
白鳥【しらとり】
ハクチョウ

noun, no-adjective
birds

noun
waterfowl, water bird, shorebird
Other readings:
水鳥【みずとり】
水鳥【みずどり】
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 343 results)

とり
Birds came flying by twos and threes

Let the bird fly away

にんげん
人間
いぬ
さか
とり
どうぶつ
動物
Men, dogs, fish, and birds are all animals

The birds in the cage are singing merrily

She set the bird free from the cage

Yesterday morning I saw many birds

Birds abound in the woods

This bird's large wings enable it to fly very fast

とり
The birds are singing

とり
小鳥
たち
たの
楽し
うた
歌う
Little birds sing merrily

By 'Torii' you mean that red objet d'art at the top of the steps

The bird was covered with white feathers

I found a bird whose wing was severely damaged

たと
例えば
とり
小鳥
とくべつ
特別な
ぼうぎょ
防御
そう
装置
Birds, for instance, have a special protective device

とり
Birds sing

とり
Birds fly

とり
そら
たか
高く
Some birds are flying high in the sky

みずうみ
なんびゃ
何百
とり
There were hundreds of birds on the lake

おな
同じ
いろ
はね
とり
とも
共に
あつ
集まる
Birds of a feather flock together

A polite way to reveal knowledge of a fact without telling the source of the information is to say, "a little bird told me"