Sika meaning

sēkə
A medium-sized deer (Cervus nippon) native to East Asia but widely naturalized elsewhere, having a light to dark brown often spotted coat, a white rump patch, and antlers in the male.
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A small, reddish deer (Cervus nippon) with white spots, native to China, Japan, etc.
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Cervus nippon, a deer found in the forests of East Asia.
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(often italicized) A traditional Bangladeshi hanging basket.
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Origin of sika

  • Japanese shika deer

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Japanese 鹿 (shika, “deer")

    From Wiktionary