or Chi·lin, Ki·rin
Examples from the Web for kirin
Contemporary Examples of kirin
Kirin Brewery Co., for example, is installing a natural gas power generator at its factory in Taga, Shiga Prefecture.How Do You Say "Dysfunction" in Japanese?
April 5, 2012
This is a satellite image of Japan showing damage after an earthquake and tsunami at the Kirin plant, Sendai.Shocking Videos and Photos From the 2011 Japan Earthquake and Tsunami
The Daily Beast
March 11, 2011
Historical Examples of kirin
The proverb says, Even Kirin, when he was old, was outstripped by hacks.The N Plays of Japan
Kirin itself is famous for the battlemented wall which, with its heavy ramparts and pagoda-like towers, is very imposing.
But the town itself is very primitive, and far behind the other two chief towns, Kirin and Mukden.
Manchuria is divided into three administrations, Tsi-tsi-kar, Kirin, and Mukden.
As messenger of mercy and benevolence, the Kirin never treads on a live insect or eats growing grass.The Religions of Japan
William Elliot Griffis