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There are 12 total results for your Barbet search.

Characters Pronunciation
Simple Dictionary Definition


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 goshikidori;goshikidori / ごしきどり;ゴシキドリ (kana only) barbet (any bird of family Capitonidae)


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 goshikidori / ゴシキドリ (kana only) barbet (any bird of family Capitonidae)


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 baabetto / babetto / バーベット (1) {mil} barbette; (2) barbet (variety of dog); (female given name) Barbette



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dà nǐ zhuó mù niǎo / da4 ni3 zhuo2 mu4 niao3
ta ni cho mu niao
(bird species of China) great barbet (Megalaima virens)



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tái wān nǐ zhuó mù niǎo / tai2 wan1 ni3 zhuo2 mu4 niao3
t`ai wan ni cho mu niao / tai wan ni cho mu niao
(bird species of China) Taiwan barbet (Megalaima nuchalis)



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lán hóu nǐ zhuó mù niǎo / lan2 hou2 ni3 zhuo2 mu4 niao3
lan hou ni cho mu niao
(bird species of China) blue-throated barbet (Megalaima asiatica)



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lán ěr nǐ zhuó mù niǎo / lan2 er3 ni3 zhuo2 mu4 niao3
lan erh ni cho mu niao
(bird species of China) blue-eared barbet (Megalaima australis)



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chì xiōng nǐ zhuó mù niǎo / chi4 xiong1 ni3 zhuo2 mu4 niao3
ch`ih hsiung ni cho mu niao / chih hsiung ni cho mu niao
(bird species of China) coppersmith barbet (Megalaima haemacephala)



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jīn hóu nǐ zhuó mù niǎo / jin1 hou2 ni3 zhuo2 mu4 niao3
chin hou ni cho mu niao
(bird species of China) golden-throated barbet (Megalaima franklinii)



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huáng wén nǐ zhuó mù niǎo / huang2 wen2 ni3 zhuo2 mu4 niao3
huang wen ni cho mu niao
(bird species of China) green-eared barbet (Megalaima faiostricta)



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hēi méi nǐ zhuó mù niǎo / hei1 mei2 ni3 zhuo2 mu4 niao3
hei mei ni cho mu niao
(bird species of China) Chinese barbet (Megalaima faber)



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bān tóu lǜ nǐ zhuó mù niǎo / ban1 tou2 lu:4 ni3 zhuo2 mu4 niao3
pan t`ou lü ni cho mu niao / pan tou lü ni cho mu niao
(bird species of China) lineated barbet (Megalaima lineata)

Entries with 2nd row of characters: The 2nd row is Simplified Chinese.

This page contains 12 results for "Barbet" in Chinese and/or Japanese.

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Apparently, we were the first ones who were crazy enough to think that western people might want a combined Chinese, Japanese, and Buddhist dictionary.

A lot of westerners can't tell the difference between Chinese and Japanese - and there is a reason for that. Chinese characters and even whole words were borrowed by Japan from the Chinese language in the 5th century. Much of the time, if a word or character is used in both languages, it will have the same or a similar meaning. However, this is not always true. Language evolves, and meanings independently change in each language.

Example: The Chinese character 湯 for soup (hot water) has come to mean bath (hot water) in Japanese. They have the same root meaning of "hot water", but a 湯屋 sign on a bathhouse in Japan would lead a Chinese person to think it was a "soup house" or a place to get a bowl of soup. See this: Japanese Bath House

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Chinese Buddhist terms come from Dictionary of Chinese Buddhist Terms by William Edward Soothill and Lewis Hodous. This is commonly referred to as "Soothill's'". It was first published in 1937 (and is now off copyright so we can use it here). Some of these definitions may be misleading, incomplete, or dated, but 95% of it is good information. Every professor who teaches Buddhism or Eastern Religion has a copy of this on their bookshelf. We incorporated these 16,850 entries into our dictionary database ourselves (it was lot of work).

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