Definitions for koikɔɪ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any colorful form of the common carp, Cyprinus carpio, cultivated for garden ponds, esp. in Japan.
Origin of koi:
1720–30; < Japn
Ornamental domesticated varieties of the common carp, Cyprinus carpio, of Japan and eastern Asia with red-gold or white coloring
Koi or more specifically nishikigoi, are ornamental varieties of domesticated common carp that are kept for decorative purposes in outdoor koi ponds or water gardens. Koi varieties are distinguished by coloration, patterning, and scalation. Some of the major colors are white, black, red, yellow, blue, and cream. The most popular category of koi is the Gosanke, which is made up of the Kohaku, Taisho Sanshoku, and Showa Sanshoku varieties.
Translations for koi
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a clothes moth
The moths have been at my evening dress.
- عُثَّه، سوسَة ألْبِسَهArabic
- traçaPortuguese (BR)
- die MotteGerman
- कपड़े का कीड़ाHindi
- 衣蛾Chinese (Trad.)
- کپڑوں کا کیڑاUrdu
- mọt vảiVietnamese
- 蛀虫Chinese (Simp.)
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