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八角

ChineseEdit

eight; 8
 
Chinese musical note; angle; horn; angle; horn; horn-shaped
simp. and trad.
(八角)

EtymologyEdit

From ("eight") + ("corners")

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

八角

  1. octagonal

NounEdit

八角

  1. octagon
  2. star anise (Illicium verum)

JapaneseEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From ("eight") + ("horn," "angle," "corner," "point") = "octagon"

NounEdit

八角 (hiragana はっかく, romaji hakkaku)

  1. (geometry) octagon
  2. (spice) star anise

Proper nounEdit

八角 (hiragana はっかく, romaji Hakkaku)

  1. A surname​.