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We found 165 words, 1 name, and 1 kanji matching '島'
Word search: 165 matches
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noun
1. island
2. territory (of a prostitute, organized crime gang, etc.); turf  (often written with kana only)
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1. Island  (in place names)
noun (suffix), noun
2. insula; island; islet  (sometimes read しま)
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noun
peninsula
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noun
archipelago; chain of islands
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noun
island in a pond or river
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しま   Shima   (surname)
Kanji search: 1 match
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トウ   しま island   
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サン   やま mountain   
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reach
ハク   ビャク   しろ white   しろ    しら-    
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from   
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ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
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Example search: 115 matches
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