かめ

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See also: カメ

Japanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

かめ (rōmaji kame)

  1. , : urn, pot, jar
  2. : turtle, tortoise

Verb[edit]

かめ (rōmaji kame)

  1. hypothetical of かむ
  2. imperative of かむ

Middle Japanese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Japanese kamey, from proto-Japonic (Martin) *kamaCi.

Noun[edit]

かめ (rōmaji kame)

  1. turtle, tortoise

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Perhaps from proto-Japonic (Martin) *ka-n-pa-Ci. Related to (fe, jar).

Noun[edit]

かめ (rōmaji kame)

  1. jar