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葡萄

ChineseEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Chinese buo-dâu, from Late Han Chinese ba-dau,[1] from Bactrian *bādāwa (wine) (ca. 130 b.c.; compare Persian باده (bâde)).[2]

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

葡萄

  1. grape
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (葡萄):

Etymology 2Edit

From 吃不到的葡萄是酸的.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

葡萄

  1. (Cantonese, slang) jealous

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Axel Schuessler, Minimal Old Chinese and Later Han Chinese: A Companion to Grammata Serica Recensa (Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2009), 61.
  2. ^ Axel Schuessler, ABC Etymological Dictionary of Old Chinese (Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2007), 418.

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Jinmeiyō

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese buo-dâu (modern pútáo).

NounEdit

葡萄 (hiragana ぶどう, romaji budō)

  1. grape

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

葡萄 (podo) (hangeul 포도)

  1. Hanja form? of 포도, “grape”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

葡萄

  1. Hán tự form of bồ đào, "grape"

ReferencesEdit