柑橘

CantoneseEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

  • From ("large tangerine") + ("orange").

NounEdit

柑橘 (traditional and simplified, Jyutping gam1 gwat1)

  1. kumquat

Alternative formsEdit

  • 金橘 (also pronounced gam1 gwat1 in Cantonese, literally "golden orange," these characters represent the original name for kumquat, and the spelling used in standard Mandarin)

See alsoEdit


MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin gānjú
Zhuyin ㄍㄢ ㄐㄩˊ
IPA (key) /ka̠n⁵⁵ t͡ɕy³⁵/

NounEdit

柑橘 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin gānjú)

  1. citrus
  2. oranges and tangerines
Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 04:53