紫蘇

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Jinmeiyō
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Etymology[edit]

(purple) + (a type of plant)

Noun[edit]

紫蘇 (hiragana しそ, romaji shiso)

  1. perilla, Perilla frutescens

Derived terms[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 紫苏
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zǐsū
Zhuyin ㄗˇ ㄙㄨ
IPA (key) /t͡sz̩²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ su⁵⁵/

Noun[edit]

紫蘇 (traditional, Pinyin zǐsū, simplified 紫苏)

  1. perilla; shiso