tortoise; turtle

strokes 17
strokes after radical 0
册府元龟 冊府元龜 ce4 fu3 yuan2 gui1
Prime tortoise of the record bureau, Song dynasty historical encyclopedia of political essays, autobiography, memorials and decrees, compiled 1005-1013 under Wang Qinruo 王欽若|王钦若 and Yang Yi 楊億|杨亿, 1000 scrolls

督龟 督龜 du1 gui1
to doze off (Taiwanese)

粪金龟 糞金龜 fen4 jin1 gui1
dung beetle

粪金龟子 糞金龜子 fen4 jin1 gui1 zi3
dung beetle

杠龟 槓龜 gang4 gui1
to lose one's shirt (gambling); to meet with failure; (Taiwanese, POJ pr. )

龟板 龜板 gui1 ban3
tortoise plastron; turtle shell

龟背竹 龜背竹 gui1 bei4 zhu2
split-leaf philodendron; Monstera deliciosa

龟船 龜船 gui1 chuan2
"turtle ship", armored warship used by Koreans in fighting the Japanese during the Imjin war of 1592-1598 壬辰倭亂|壬辰倭乱

龟儿子 龜兒子 gui1 er2 zi5
(coll.) bastard; son of a bitch

龟趺 龜趺 gui1 fu1
pedestal in the form of a tortoise

龟公 龜公 gui1 gong1

龟甲 龜甲 gui1 jia3

龟甲宝螺 龜甲寶螺 gui1 jia3 bao3 luo2
Mauritius cowry; Mauritia mauritiana

龟甲万 龜甲萬 gui1 jia3 wan4
Kikkoman, Japanese brand of soy sauce, food seasonings etc

龟壳 龜殼 gui1 ke2
tortoise shell

龟壳花 龜殼花 gui1 ke2 hua1
Formosan pit viper; Trimeresurus mucrosquamatus

龟苓膏 龜苓膏 gui1 ling2 gao1
turtle jelly, medicine made with powdered turtle shell and herbs; a similar product made without turtle shell and consumed as a dessert

龟毛 龜毛 gui1 mao2
indecisive; fussy; nitpicking (Taiwan dialect)

龟山 龜山 gui1 shan1
Guishan or Kueishan township in Taoyuan county 桃園縣|桃园县, north Taiwan

龟山乡 龜山鄉 gui1 shan1 xiang1
Guishan or Kueishan township in Taoyuan county 桃園縣|桃园县, north Taiwan

龟孙子 龜孫子 gui1 sun1 zi5
(coll.) son of a bitch; bastard

龟缩 龜縮 gui1 suo1
to withdraw; to hole up

龟头 龜頭 gui1 tou2
head of a turtle; glans penis

龟尾市 龜尾市 gui1 wei3 shi4
Gumi city in North Gyeongsang Province, South Korea

龟笑鳖无尾 龜笑鱉無尾 gui1 xiao4 bie1 wu2 wei3
lit. a tortoise laughing at a soft-shelled turtle for having no tail (idiom); fig. the pot calling the kettle black

海龟 海龜 hai3 gui1
turtle; Internet slang for 海歸|海归

金龟 金龜 jin1 gui1
tortoise; scarab beetle

金龟车 金龜車 jin1 gui1 che1
Volkswagen Beetle (Tw)

金龟婿 金龜婿 jin1 gui1 xu4
wealthy son-in-law; wealthy husband

金龟子 金龜子 jin1 gui1 zi3
scarab (Scarabeus sacer); beetle

九尾龟 九尾龜 jiu3 wei3 gui1
nine-tailed turtle of mythology; The Nine-tailed Turtle, novel by late Qing novelist Zhang Chunfan 張春帆|张春帆

龟裂 龜裂 jun1 lie4
to crack; cracked; fissured; creviced; (of skin) chapped

老鼠拉龟,无从下手 老鼠拉龜,無從下手 lao3 shu3 la1 gui1 - wu2 cong2 xia4 shou3
like mice trying to pull a turtle, nowhere to get a hand grip (idiom); no clue where to start

六龟 六龜 liu4 gui1
Liugui or Liukuei township in Kaohsiung county 高雄縣|高雄县, southwest Taiwan

六龟乡 六龜鄉 liu4 gui1 xiang1
Liugui or Liukuei township in Kaohsiung county 高雄縣|高雄县, southwest Taiwan

嫩苗龟 嫩苗龜 nen4 miao2 gui1
Turtwig, Japanese comic character, turtle with seedling growing out of its head

龟兹 龜茲 qiu1 ci2
ancient Central Asian city state, flourished in first millennium AD, in modern Aksu 阿克蘇地區|阿克苏地区, Xinjiang

忍者龟 忍者龜 ren3 zhe3 gui1
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Tw); see 忍者神龜|忍者神龟

忍者神龟 忍者神龜 ren3 zhe3 shen2 gui1
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, US comic book series, first appeared in 1984, also films, video games etc

缩头乌龟 縮頭烏龜 suo1 tou2 wu1 gui1
person who refuses to face reality or confront a problem; ostrich

乌龟 烏龜 wu1 gui1
tortoise; cuckold

乌龟壳 烏龜殼 wu1 gui1 ke2
tortoise shell