氷菓

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ひょう
Grade: 3

Grade: S
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

/hjoː kwa//hjoːka/

Likely derived from Middle Chinese elements (hyō, ice) + (ka, candy).

May also be a shortening of 氷菓子 (kōri-gashi), by reinterpretation of the kun reading of (kōri) to on-reading hyō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

氷菓 (hiragana ひょうか, rōmaji hyōka, historical hiragana ひょうくわ)

  1. a iced or frozen dessert, usually added or mixed with other ingredients
    Synonym: 氷菓子 (kōri-gashi)

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

氷菓 (binggwa) (hangeul 빙과)

  1. Hanja form? of 빙과 (frozen dessert).