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How to say Serpent In Japanese?

KanjiHiraganaKatakana
蛇へびヘビ
Pronunciation: hebi
How to Say It Outloud: heh-bee
Usage: Commonly used to refer to a snake or serpent.
Example Sentence Japanese:庭に大きな蛇がいました。
Example Sentence English:There was a large serpent in the garden.

Dictionary

蛇へびCommon word
Noun
  • snake
Noun
  • serpent; large snake
大蛇だいじゃ
Noun
  • big snake; (large) serpent
巳みCommon word
Noun
  • the Snake (sixth sign of the Chinese zodiac); the Serpent
Noun
  • hour of the Snake (around 10am, 9-11am, or 10am-12 noon)
Noun
  • south-southeast
Noun
  • fourth month of the lunar calendar
Wikipedia definition
  • Snake (zodiac)
冠鷲かんむりわし
Noun
  • crested serpent eagle (Spilornis cheela)
Wikipedia definition
  • Crested Serpent Eagle
海蛇座うみへびざ
Noun
  • Hydra (constellation); the Sea Serpent
Wikipedia definition
  • Hydra (constellation)
蛇蠍だかつ
Noun
  • serpent (snake) and scorpion
Noun
  • detestation
蛇遣い座へびつかいざ
Noun
  • Ophiuchus (constellation); the Serpent Bearer
初巳はつみ
Noun
  • first Serpent day of the year
八岐大蛇やまたのおろち
Noun
  • eight-headed, eight-tailed serpent (in Japanese mythology)
シーサーペントシーサーペント
Noun
  • sea serpent
Wikipedia definition
  • Sea serpent
巳の刻みのこく
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Noun
  • hour of the Snake (around 10am, 9-11am, or 10am-12 noon); hour of the Serpent
毒蛇どくじゃ
Noun
  • venomous snake; poisonous snake
Wikipedia definition
  • Venomous snake
おろち
Noun
  • giant snake; monster serpent
Place
  • Ooja
延々えんえんCommon word
Adverb taking the 'to' particle
'taru' adjective
  • endlessly; continuously; (going) on and on
'taru' adjective
Adverb taking the 'to' particle
  • meandering; winding; sinuous; serpentine
悪知恵わるぢえ
Noun
  • cunning; craft; guile; slyness
蛇食鷲へびくいわし
Noun
  • secretarybird (Sagittarius serpentarius); secretary bird
Wikipedia definition
  • Secretarybird
蛇紋石じゃもんせき
Noun
  • serpentine (mineral)
Wikipedia definition
  • Serpentine group
噛み付き亀かみつきがめ
Noun
  • snapping turtle (Chelydra serpentina)
Wikipedia definition
  • Common snapping turtle
蜿々長蛇えんえんちょうだ
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
Noun
  • long and serpentine (line, queue, etc.)
蛇体じゃたい
Noun
  • body of a snake; serpentine

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