もも

JapaneseEdit

NounEdit

もも (romaji momo)

  1. : a thigh
  2. : a peach
  3. : a hundred

Derived termsEdit

  • 桃色 (ももいろ, momo iro); pink
  • 桃色鸚哥 (ももいろいんこ, モモイロインコ, momo iro inko); a galah (Eolophus roseicapillus), rose-breasted cockatoo
  • 桃色遊戯 (ももいろゆうぎ, momo iro yuugi); sex play
  • 桃栗三年柿八年 (ももくりさんねんかきはちねん, momo kuri san nen kaki hachi nan); it often takes time to bear the fruit of one's actions, literally, planted peach and chestnut seeds take three years to bear fruit, plums take eight
  • 百声鳥 (ももこえどり, momo koedori); lesser cuckoo (Cuculus poliocephalus)
  • 桃尻 (ももじり, momo jiri); somebody who is bad at horse-riding; a fidgety, restless person
  • 桃園 (ももぞの, momo zono); a peach orchard
  • 百千 (ひゃくせん, hyakusen) or (ももち, momochi); a large number, all sorts, hundreds and thousands
  • 百千鳥 (ももちどり, momochidori); all sorts of birds, hundreds and thousands of birds; a plover; a Japanese bush warbler
  • もも肉, 股肉, 腿肉 (ももにく, momo niku); the meat of the leg, round, ham
  • 桃の花の香り (もものはなのかおり, momo no hana no kaori); fragrance of peach blossom
  • 股引, 股引き, もも引き (ももひき, momo hiki); a close fitting trousers, working trousers
  • 百夜 (ももよ, momo yo); a hundred nights
  • 桃割れ (ももわれ, momo ware); a hairstyle of Meiji and Taisho era, featuring a bun resembling a halved peach
Last modified on 30 September 2013, at 14:56