木耳

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
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EtymologyEdit

Compound of ki (tree) and kurage (jellyfish). The kanji are ateji.

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • キクラゲ

NounEdit

木耳 (hiragana きくらげ, romaji kikurage)

  1. a type of fungi belonging to the Auriculariaceae family; Auricularia auricula-judae

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

From (tree, wood) + (ear).

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin mù'ěr
Zhuyin ㄇㄨˋ ㄦˇ
IPA (key) /mu⁵¹ ˀɤɻ²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

NounEdit

木耳 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin mù'ěr)

  1. wood ear; tree ear; black fungus (Auricularia nigricans <= Auricularia polytricha)

Min NanEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

From (tree, wood) + (ear).

NounEdit

木耳 (traditional and simplified, POJ bo̍k-ní)

  1. wood ear; tree ear; black fungus (Auricularia polytricha)
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 19:52