八角

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​.

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bājiǎo
Zhuyin ㄅㄚ ㄐㄧㄠˇ
IPA (key) /pa̠⁵⁵ t͡ɕi̯ɑʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

AdjectiveEdit

八角 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin bājiǎo)

  1. octagonal

NounEdit

八角 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin bājiǎo)

  1. octagon
  2. star anise (Illicium verum)
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 07:22