葡萄

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Chinese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Chinese buo-dâu, from Late Han Chinese ba-dau,[1] from Bactrian *bādāwa (wine) (ca. 130 b.c.; compare Persian باده (bâde)).[2]

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

葡萄

  1. grape
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (葡萄):

Etymology 2[edit]

From 吃不到的葡萄是酸的.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

葡萄

  1. (Cantonese, slang) jealous

References[edit]

  1. ^ Axel Schuessler, Minimal Old Chinese and Later Han Chinese: A Companion to Grammata Serica Recensa (Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2009), 61.
  2. ^ Axel Schuessler, ABC Etymological Dictionary of Old Chinese (Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2007), 418.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Jinmeiyō

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese buo-dâu (modern pútáo).

Noun[edit]

葡萄 (hiragana ぶどう, romaji budō)

  1. grape

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

葡萄 (podo) (hangeul 포도)

  1. Hanja form? of 포도, “grape”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

葡萄

  1. Hán tự form of bồ đào, "grape"

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