suzumebachi

Translation

suzumebachi means "Yellowjacket" in English.

suzumebachi written with katakana is スズメバチ.
suzumebachi written with hiragana is すずめばち.
suzumebachi written with kanji is 雀蜂.
Romaji su zu me ba chi
Hiragana
Katakana
Kanji
Meaning Sparrow Bee

suzumebachi may also be written as 胡蜂.

Orthography Notes

  • hachi はち becomes bachi ばち in this word because of a change in pronunciation called rendaku.

Trivia

  • Beware of this kind of bee.
Wikipedia: スズメバチ

Synonyms

ieroo jaketto イエロージャケット.

Related Words

hachidori 蜂鳥, hibari 雲雀, kujaku 孔雀, kuzaku 孔雀, mitsubachi 蜜蜂, ashinagabachi 脚長蜂, jooubachi 女王蜂.