大蒜

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Chinese[edit]

 
big; great; huge; large; major; wide; deep; oldest; eldest; doctor
garlic
simp. and trad.
(大蒜)

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Noun[edit]

大蒜

  1. garlic

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Hyōgaiji
Irregular

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Noun[edit]

大蒜 (hiragana にんにく, katakana ニンニク, romaji ninniku)

  1. garlic
    • ツタンカーメンの (はか)大蒜 (にんにく)見付 (みつ)かりました。
      tsutankāmen no haka ni ninniku wa mitsukarimashita.
      Garlic was found in Tutankhaman's tomb.

Usage notes[edit]

Note: This word is usually written in kanji in formal or technical contexts (e.g., in a newspaper or in official documentation). In informal contexts, however, it is generally written in hiragana.


References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

大蒜 (daesan) (hangeul 대산)

  1. Hanja form? of 대산, “garlic”.