麦酒

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See also: 麥酒

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 麥酒.
(This term, 麦酒, is the simplified form of 麥酒.)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2 Grade: 3
Irregular

The kanji are jukujikun (熟字訓), from Chinese 麥酒 (literally wheat liquor), and were applied from the Edo period

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

麦酒 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 麥酒, katakana ビール, rōmaji bīru)

  1. Rare spelling of ビール (beer). (alcoholic drink made of malt)
Usage notes[edit]
  • The kanji spelling may be found in certain contexts such as beer labels.

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
ばく
Grade: 2
しゅ
Grade: 3
on’yomi

From Chinese 麥酒 (literally wheat liquor)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

麦酒 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 麥酒, hiragana ばくしゅ, rōmaji bakushu)

  1. beer (alcoholic drink made of malt)

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9