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鹿
しか - shika



鹿
deer


Definitions

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鹿
     1. deer
     2. used as a surname
     3. KangXi radical 198
     4. n. deer
           奈良公園には鹿しかいない。 - ^なら こうえん に は しか しか いない。
     5. n. deer
     6. n. deer meat: venison
     7. n. a beast (used for its meat, such as a boar or a deer)
     8. n. short for 猪武者: a reckless warrior
     9. n. short for 鹿狩り: a deer hunter
     10. n. a female attendant at a bathhouse or hot spring
     11. n. a female prostitute at a bathhouse or hot spring
     12. n. Usage: The beast sense is more commonly spelled 獣.
     13. n. deer
     14. n. venison or wild boar meat

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shika



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