昆布

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
こん
Grade: S
ふ > ぶ
Grade: 5
on'yomi

NounEdit

昆布 (hiragana こんぶ, romaji konbu)

  1. kombu, kelp, tangle, laminara

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin kūnbù
Zhuyin ㄎㄨㄣ ㄅㄨˋ
IPA (key) /kʰu̯ən⁵⁵ pu⁵¹/

NounEdit

昆布 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin kūnbù)

  1. seaweed, kelp, laminara, ecklonia (An herb used in traditional Chinese medicine.)

SynonymsEdit

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