Crane

Animals in Japanese

Translation

The Japanese word for "Crane" is tsuru . Crane doesn't always mean the animal in English, see homonyms for other translations.

Romaji tsu ru
Hiragana
Katakana
Kanji

Loan-word

The word "Crane" katakanized would be kureen クレーン.
Romaji ku ree n
Katakana

Homonyms & Similar Words

  • A "crane" of the lift weight kind is called a kijuu-ki 起重機 in Japanese, literally rise-weight-machine, or, also, kureen クレーン, the katakanization of the word "crane."
Wikipedia: Crane_(bird)