甘藷

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Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 甘薯 (“sweet potato; lesser yam”).
(This term, 甘藷, is a variant form of 甘薯.)

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: S
しょ
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi
Alternative spelling
甘薯

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(かん)(しょ) (kansho

  1. Synonym of 薩摩芋 (sweet potato).

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
さつまいも
Grade: S Hyōgaiji
jukujikun
For pronunciation and definitions of 甘藷 – see the following entry.
薩摩芋さつまいも
[noun] sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas)
Alternative spellings
甘藷, サツマイモ
(This term, 甘藷, is an alternative spelling of the above term.)

References[edit]

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