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Dolphin

hǎi tún
iruka
Dolphin Vertical Wall Scroll

海豚 is a common Chinese and Japanese Kanji title for "dolphin."

This can also refer to other small toothed whales, such as porpoises, belugas, etc.

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Characters

If shown, 2nd row is Simp. Chinese

Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition

海豚

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hǎi tún / hai3 tun2
hai t`un / hai tun
 iruka(gikun);iruka / いるか(gikun);イルカ
Dolphin Vertical Wall Scroll
dolphin
(kana only) dolphin (or other small toothed whales, such as porpoises, belugas, etc.)

江豚

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jiāng tún / jiang1 tun2
chiang t`un / chiang tun
river dolphin

江豬


江猪

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jiāng zhū / jiang1 zhu1
chiang chu
Chinese river dolphin, Lipotes vexillifer

金鯱

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 kinshachi / きんしゃち golden dolphin

しいら

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 shiira / shira / しいら (kana only) mahimahi (Coryphaena hippurus); common dolphinfish; dolphin; dorado

イルカ

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 iruka / イルカ (kana only) dolphin (or other small toothed whales, such as porpoises, belugas, etc.); (female given name) Iruka

シイラ

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 shiira / shira / シイラ (kana only) mahimahi (Coryphaena hippurus); common dolphinfish; dolphin; dorado

川海豚

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 kawairuka / かわいるか (kana only) river dolphin

斑海豚

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 madarairuka;madarairuka / まだらいるか;マダライルカ (kana only) pantropical spotted dolphin (Stenella attenuata)

条海豚

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 sujiiruka;sujiiruka / sujiruka;sujiruka / すじいるか;スジイルカ (kana only) striped dolphin (Stenella coeruleoalba)

河巨頭

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 kawagondou;kawagondou / kawagondo;kawagondo / かわごんどう;カワゴンドウ (kana only) Irrawaddy dolphin (Orcaella brevirostris)

河海豚

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 kawairuka / かわいるか (kana only) river dolphin

海豚座

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hǎi tún zuò / hai3 tun2 zuo4
hai t`un tso / hai tun tso
 irukaza / いるかざ
Delphinus (constellation)
Delphinus (constellation); the Dolphin

白鱀豚


白暨豚

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bái jì tún / bai2 ji4 tun2
pai chi t`un / pai chi tun
Chinese river dolphin (Lipotes vexillifer)

真海豚

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 mairuka;mairuka / まいるか;マイルカ (kana only) short-beaked common dolphin (Delphinus delphis)

花巨頭

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 hanagondou;hanagondou / hanagondo;hanagondo / はなごんどう;ハナゴンドウ (kana only) Risso's dolphin (Grampus griseus); grampus

金の鯱

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 kinnoshachihoko / きんのしゃちほこ    kinnoshachi / きんのしゃち golden dolphin

鎌海豚

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 kamairuka;kamairuka / かまいるか;カマイルカ (kana only) Pacific white-sided dolphin (Lagenorhynchus obliquidens)

いるか座

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 irukaza / いるかざ Delphinus (constellation); the Dolphin

マイルカ

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 mairuka / マイルカ (kana only) short-beaked common dolphin (Delphinus delphis)

マヒマヒ

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 mahimahi / マヒマヒ (See シイラ) mahi-mahi (Coryphaena hippurus); common dolphinfish; dolphin

半道海豚

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 bandouiruka;handouiruka;bandouiruka;handouiruka / bandoiruka;handoiruka;bandoiruka;handoiruka / ばんどういるか;はんどういるか;バンドウイルカ;ハンドウイルカ (kana only) bottlenose dolphin; bottlenosed dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)

南鎌海豚

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 minamikawairuka;minamikamairuka / みなみかわいるか;ミナミカマイルカ (kana only) Peale's dolphin (Lagenorhynchus australis)

嘴長海豚

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 hashinagairuka;hashinagairuka / はしながいるか;ハシナガイルカ (kana only) spinner dolphin (Stenella longirostris)

寬吻海豚


宽吻海豚

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kuān wěn hǎi tún / kuan1 wen3 hai3 tun2
k`uan wen hai t`un / kuan wen hai tun
bottle-nosed dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)

小鯱海豚

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 koshachiiruka;koshachiiruka / koshachiruka;koshachiruka / こしゃちいるか;コシャチイルカ (kana only) Haviside's dolphin (Cephalorhynchus heavisidii)

数歯巨頭

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 kazuhagondou;kazuhagondou / kazuhagondo;kazuhagondo / かずはごんどう;カズハゴンドウ (kana only) melon-headed whale (Peponocephala electra); many-toothed blackfish; electra dolphin

瓶鼻海豚

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píng bí hǎi tún / ping2 bi2 hai3 tun2
p`ing pi hai t`un / ping pi hai tun
bottle-nosed dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)

皺歯海豚

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 shiwahairuka;shiwahairuka / しわはいるか;シワハイルカ (kana only) rough-toothed dolphin (Steno bredanensis)

背張海豚

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 seppariiruka;seppariiruka / seppariruka;seppariruka / せっぱりいるか;セッパリイルカ (kana only) Hector's dolphin (Cephalorhynchus hectori)

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Dolphin Vertical Wall Scroll
Dolphin Vertical Wall Scroll
Dolphin Vertical Wall Scroll


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Dolphin Horizontal Wall Scroll
Dolphin Vertical Portrait
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The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...

Title CharactersRomaji (Romanized Japanese)Various forms of Romanized Chinese
Dolphin海豚irukahǎi tún / hai3 tun2 / hai tun / haitunhai t`un / haitun / hai tun



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