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How to say Firefly In Japanese?

KanjiHiraganaKatakana
θ›γ»γŸγ‚‹γƒ›γ‚Ώγƒ«
Pronunciation: hotaru
How to Say It Outloud: ho-ta-ru
Usage: Used to describe the glowing insect known as a firefly.
Example Sentence Japanese:倏にγͺγ‚‹γ¨γ€ε·θΎΊγ§θ›γŒθ¦‹γ‚‰γ‚ŒγΎγ™γ€‚
Example Sentence English:In the summer, you can see fireflies by the riverside.

Dictionary

θ›γ»γŸγ‚‹Common word
Noun
  • firefly (Luciola cruciata); lightning bug; glowworm
Wikipedia definition
  • Firefly
θ›ηƒθ³Šγ»γŸγ‚‹γ„γ‹
Noun
  • firefly squid (Watasenia scintillans); sparkling enope squid
Wikipedia definition
  • Sparkling enope squid
θ›η‹©γ‚Šγ»γŸγ‚‹γŒγ‚Š
Noun
  • firefly watching
Noun
  • firefly catching
γ‚Šγ‚…γ†γ‘γ„
Noun
  • flying firefly
ζ΅·θ›γ†γΏγ»γŸγ‚‹
Noun
  • sea firefly (Vargula hilgendorfii); seed shrimp
θž’η«γ»γŸγ‚‹γ³
Noun
  • glow of a firefly
Noun
  • nearly extinguished fire; embers
θ›ζ—γ»γŸγ‚‹γžγ
Noun
  • smokers forced to smoke outside; firefly tribe
ι³΄γθ‰γ‚ˆγ‚Šγ‚‚ι³΄γ‹γ¬θ›γŒθΊ«γ‚’η„¦γŒγ™γͺγγ›γΏγ‚ˆγ‚Šγ‚‚γͺγ‹γ¬γ»γŸγ‚‹γŒγΏγ‚’γ“γŒγ™
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Godan verb with 'su' ending
  • empty vessels make the most noise; the silent firefly burns with more passion than the crying cicada
ε§«θ›γ²γ‚γΌγŸγ‚‹
Noun
  • Hotaria parvula (species of firefly)
蛍ι›ͺけいせ぀
Noun
  • diligence in studying (e.g. continuing to study even in such poor light as offered by a firefly or that reflected by snow); diligent study
ι‡‘γƒœγ‚Ώγƒ«γγ‚“γƒœγ‚Ώγƒ«
Noun
  • Hotaria parvula (species of firefly)

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