紫蘇

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
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EtymologyEdit

(purple) + (a type of plant)

NounEdit

紫蘇 (hiragana しそ, romaji shiso)

  1. perilla, Perilla frutescens

Derived termsEdit

  • 青紫蘇 (aojiso)
  • 赤紫蘇 (akajiso)

MandarinEdit

simpl. 紫苏
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zǐsū
Zhuyin ㄗˇ ㄙㄨ
IPA (key) /t͡sz̩²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ su⁵⁵/

NounEdit

紫蘇 (traditional, Pinyin zǐsū, simplified 紫苏)

  1. perilla; shiso
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