Last modified on 23 June 2014, at 03:49

木耳

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

From (tree, wood) + (ear).

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

木耳

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

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
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Irregular

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

木耳 (hiragana きくらげ, romaji kikurage)

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