Butterfly

Animals in Japanese

Translation

The Japanese word for "Butterfly" is chou .

Romaji cho u
Hiragana ちょ
Katakana チョ
Kanji

Loan-word

The word "Butterfly" katakanized would be batafurai バタフライ.
Romaji ba ta fu ra i
Katakana
Wikipedia: Butterfly

Related Words

Black Fly, oochouzame 大蝶鮫.