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liè rén
ryou jin
Hunter Scroll

獵人 / 猟人 is the Chinese title for hunter (as in one who hunts animals).

猟 In Japanese Kanji, a different version of the first character is used. If you want the Japanese version, click on the Kanji to the right, instead of the button above.

Hunter / Huntsmen

ryou shi
Hunter / Huntsmen Scroll

This his hunter or huntsman in Japanese Kanji.

There are several ways to say "hunter" in Japanese but this is probably the most common.

The first Kanji means hunting or game.

The second Kanji means master, specialist, or teacher. In this case, it will be read as "master". So this is also "game master" or "hunt master".

The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...

Title CharactersRomaji (Romanized Japanese)Various forms of Romanized Chinese
Hunter獵人 / 猟人
ryou jin / ryoujin / ryo jin / ryojinliè rén / lie4 ren2 / lie ren / lierenlieh jen / liehjen
猟師ryou shi / ryoushi / ryo shi / ryoshi
In some entries above you will see that characters have different versions above and below a line.
In these cases, the characters above the line are Traditional Chinese, while the ones below are Simplified Chinese.

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If shown, 2nd row is Simp. Chinese

Simple Dictionary Definition


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 yokujin / よくじん
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hunter; archer


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 ryoushi / ryoshi / りょうし
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hunter; huntsman; (place-name) Ryoushi


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 orionza / オリオンざ
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{astron} Orion (constellation); the Hunter


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hēng tè / heng1 te4
heng t`e / heng te
Hunter (name)


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 gaisen / がいせん (derogatory term) (slang) (abbreviation) (abbr. of 外(国)人専門) gaijin hunter; person who only dates (non-Asian) foreigners


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 yamadachi / やまだち (irregular okurigana usage) (1) bandit; brigand; (2) hunter; (3) ancient hunting communities in Tohoku; (place-name) Yamadachi



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tài luó / tai4 luo2
t`ai lo / tai lo
 yasura / やすら
Tylo (name); Hollywood actress Hunter Tylo
(surname) Yasura


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 kitsuneken / きつねけん game similar to rock, paper, scissors, with the hand gestures fox, hunter and village headman


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 kario / かりお hunter; (personal name) Kario


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 karibachi / かりばち hunter wasp (i.e. potter wasp, sand wasp, etc.)


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 ryoujin / ryojin / りょうじん    satsuhito / さつひと    karyuudo / karyudo / かりゅうど    karibito / かりびと    kariudo / かりうど hunter



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liè rén / lie4 ren2
lieh jen



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liè shī / lie4 shi1
lieh shih
A hunter, e.g. a disguised person, a monk who wears the robe but breaks the commandments; a hunter



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liè shǒu / lie4 shou3
lieh shou


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 rikenya / りけんや concession hunter; profiteer


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 yamadachi / やまだち (1) bandit; brigand; (2) hunter; (3) ancient hunting communities in Tohoku


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 karibachi / かりばち hunter wasp (i.e. potter wasp, sand wasp, etc.)


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 karyuudobachi;kariudobachi / karyudobachi;kariudobachi / かりゅうどばち;かりうどばち hunter wasp (i.e. potter wasp, sand wasp, etc.)



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liè tóu rén / lie4 tou2 ren2
lieh t`ou jen / lieh tou jen
head-hunter; headhunter; recruiter


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 touhachiken / tohachiken / とうはちけん game of chance similar to rock, paper scissors, where the different hand gestures symbolize a fox, a hunter and a village head


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 karibachi / カリバチ hunter wasp (i.e. potter wasp, sand wasp, etc.)


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 hantaa / hanta / ハンター hunter; (personal name) Hunter


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 karibachi / かりバチ hunter wasp (i.e. potter wasp, sand wasp, etc.)


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 shoukinkasegi / shokinkasegi / しょうきんかせぎ (noun/participle) (1) pothunting; bounty hunting; (noun/participle) (2) pothunter; bounty hunter



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shí èr è lǜ yí / shi2 er4 e4 lv4 yi2
shih erh o lü i
 jūni aku ritsugi
The twelve bad occupations: sheep-butcher; poulterer (or hen-breeder); pork butcher; fowler; fisherman; hunter; thief; executioner; jailer; juggler; dog-butcher; beater (i.e. hunt servant); twelve evil occupations


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 shuushokukibousha / shushokukibosha / しゅうしょくきぼうしゃ applicant for a job; job seeker; job-hunter


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 banjibanzaburou / banjibanzaburo / ばんじばんざぶろう (person) Banji Banzaburou (legendary hunter)


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 kimuhantaa / kimuhanta / キムハンター (person) Kim Hunter



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jiā bù dé jiā qié lán / jia1 bu4 de2 jia1 qie2 lan2
chia pu te chia ch`ieh lan / chia pu te chia chieh lan
 Kafutokuka Karan
鴿園 Kapotaka-saṃghārāma, a monastery of the Sarvāstivādaḥ school, so called because the Buddha in a previous incarnation is said to have changed himself into a pigeon and to have thrown himself into the fire in order to provide food for a hunter who was prevented from catching game because of Buddha's preaching. When the hunter learned of Buddha's power, he repented and attained enlightenment.


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 hantaakiraa / hantakira / ハンターキラー (military term) hunter killer

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