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That would be 'Kame'

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Q: What is the japanese word for tortoise?
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How do you say tortoise in Japanese?

かめ (kame) (kah-meh) is "turtle" in Japanese, but the correct word for "tortoise" is リクガメ (Rikugame) (Ree-koo-gah-meh) - notice that the word (kame) is still present, but the k has now changed to a g sound. The kanji for the word turtle is 亀 but the word for tortoise is usually written in katakana as tortoises are not native to Japan.

What is the plural of tortoise?

The word tortoise forms a regular plural, tortoises.

What is the pronunciation of tortoise?

What is the Spanish word for tortoise?


What does tortoise mean in Japanese?

黒い (kuroi) - black 亀 (kame) - tortoise/turtle 黒い亀 (kuroi kame) - black turtle

Is tortoise a common noun?

Yes, the noun 'tortoise' is a common noun; a general word for a land turtle; a word for any land turtle.

What is the kingdom phylum class family genus species of a tortoise?

More than one species of tortoise exist, however the usage of the word 'tortoise' is not widely agreed upon. Recently, the word 'tortoise' has been re-applied by biologists to mean only species which are entirely terrestrial (such as the Galapagous tortoise).For the Galapagos tortoise:Kingdom:AnimaliaPhylum:ChordataClass:ReptiliaOrder:TestudinesSuborder:CryptodiraFamily:TestudinidaeGenus:ChelonoidisSpecies:C. nigra

How is tourtise spelled?

I think the word you are looking for is "tortoise".

What is the Hawaiian word for tortoise?

honu [ho-noo]

Is tortoise an amphbian?

No. A tortoise a reptile - more specifically, a chelonian, which is just a fancy word referring to tortoises, turtles, and terrapins.

How do you say 'tortoise' in French?

A tortoise -- as well as a turtle -- is "la tortue" (feminine noun) in French.Une tortueTortue is a feminine word.

What All the words in the word tortoise?

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