Last modified on 21 May 2014, at 10:16

人参

ChineseEdit

simpl. or
trad. or

EtymologyEdit

From  ("man") +  ("root"). Referring to the root's characteristic forked shape, resembling the legs of a man.

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NounEdit

人参

  1. ginseng

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
にん
Grade: 1
じん
Grade: 4
on'yomi

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NounEdit

人参 (counter , hiragana にんじん, romaji ninjin)

  1. a carrot (a vegetable)

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