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昆布

ChineseEdit

descendant; elder brother
 
to declare; to announce; to spread; to make known; spread; (cotton) cloth
simp. and trad.
(昆布)

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

昆布

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

SynonymsEdit


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