蝦米

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Chinese[edit]

shrimp; prawn (measure word) meter; rice
trad. (蝦米)
simp. (虾米)

Pronunciation[edit]


Etymology 1[edit]

From (xiā, “shrimp”) + (, “rice”)

Noun[edit]

蝦米

  1. dried shrimp
  2. (dialect, north China) little shrimp

Etymology 2[edit]

From Min Nan 啥物 (siáⁿ-mih, “what”).

Noun[edit]

蝦米

  1. (dated, slang, chiefly Mandarin) what
Derived terms[edit]