Glossary

A collection of terms that have been acquired over the years.  If we are missing some, please let us know and if there are any errors, again, please let us know.

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Hachi Hi
An early ancestor of the modern Kohaku
Hachibi
Red Head.
Hachiware
Divided head. Sumi pattern that divides the head.
Hachizumi
Black diagonal pattern that runs diagonally across the head.
Hada
Sheen.
Hageru
No blurring on the head.
Hageshiro
Hajiro with white head.
Hagoromo
Ha is angel's wings and in this variation refers to the pectoral fins of a Koromo of the Aigoromo type.
Hajiro
Blacked scaled koi with white or white tipped pectoral fins and white belly.
Haka shita
Sagging abdomen.
Hakamahaki
Koi wearing pants. Second half of koi very little shiroji, heavily covered in pattern.
Han
example; model; pattern; color
Hana
Flower - round red markings between the dorsal and lateral lines.
Hanagara Moyo
Flowered pattern.
Hanatsuki
Head hi extending down to nose.
Hanazumi
Black pattern around the mouth and nose area.
Hara
Abdominal area.
Hara Shita
Sagging abdomen.
Harabote
Fat bodied.
Haramaki
A color which forms a band rather like a belt over the dorsal surface - used as a descriptive term in unique koi.
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