荷蘭豆

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See also: 荷兰豆

Chinese[edit]

the Netherlands bean; sacrificial vessel
trad. (荷蘭豆) 荷蘭
simp. (荷兰豆) 荷兰

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally: Holland pea. Thus called because its seeds were first introduced to Taiwan by Dutch traders.

Pronunciation[edit]


Note:
  • hô-liân-tāu - Zhangzhou, hôe-liân-tāu - Kaohsiung, Tainan, Yilan;
  • ho͘-lian-tāu - Taichung.

Noun[edit]

荷蘭豆

  1. snow pea