Turkey

Animals in Japanese

Translation

The Japanese word for "Turkey" is shichimenchou 七面鳥. Turkey doesn't always mean the animal in English, see homonyms for other translations.

Romaji shi chi me n cho u
Hiragana ちょ
Katakana チョ
Kanji
Meaning Seven Face Bird

Loan-word

The word "Turkey" katakanized would be taakii ターキー.
Romaji taa kii
Katakana

Trivia

Homonyms & Similar Words

  • The country, The Republic of Turkey, is called toruko トルコ in Japanese.
Wikipedia: Turkey_(bird)

Related Words

Turkey Gnat.