イクラ

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian икра (ikrá, fish eggs), from Proto-Slavic *jьkrā, from Proto-Indo-European *ikʷ(e)r- (fish egg). Compare to etymology of English roe (fish eggs).

ikura on a sushi roll

Noun[edit]

イクラ (romaji ikura)

  1. Salmon eggs, caviar