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2 exact word matches found in search '貝'
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shell; shellfish
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1. Japanese babylon (species of shelled mollusk, Babylonia japonica); Japanese ivory shell  (often written with kana only)
2. spinning top (traditionally made from a Japanese babylon shell)  (see also: 貝独楽; abbreviation)
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32 words found beginning with '貝'
noun
shell
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noun
shell heap; shell mound; kitchen midden
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noun
scale insect  (often written with kana only)
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noun
spinning top (traditionally made of Japanese babylon shell)  (often written with kana only)
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noun
west wind in the early spring (traditionally on the night of the 20th day of the second month of the lunar calendar); wind that blows seashells ashore
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noun
kanji "shell" radical (154)  (see also: 貝偏)
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noun
1. shell-matching game popular with court aristocrats during the Heian period
2. tribadism  (colloquialism; vulgar expression or word)
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noun
mother-of-pearl button
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noun
shellfish
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Hollywood juniper (Juniperus chinensis var. kaizuka); Chinese pyramid juniper  (often written with kana only)
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177 words found containing '貝' in any position
noun
shell; shellfish
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4
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noun
1. Japanese babylon (species of shelled mollusk, Babylonia japonica); Japanese ivory shell  (often written with kana only)
2. spinning top (traditionally made from a Japanese babylon shell)  (see also: 貝独楽; abbreviation)
(click the word to view an additional 1 form)
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noun
shell
(click the word to view an additional 3 forms)
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5
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noun
shell heap; shell mound; kitchen midden
(click the word to view an additional 1 reading)
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noun
marine products; seafood; fish and shellfish
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noun
Uruguay  (often written with kana only)
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noun
snail; spiral shell
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noun
marine products; seafood; fish and shellfish
(click the word to view an additional 2 forms)
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noun
scale insect  (often written with kana only)
(click the word to view an additional 2 forms)
9
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noun
spinning top (traditionally made of Japanese babylon shell)  (often written with kana only)
(click the word to view an additional 2 readings and 2 forms)
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