Last modified on 6 January 2015, at 08:28

葫蘆

ChineseEdit

Allium scorodoprasum; bottle gourd rush; reed; Phragmites communis
trad. (葫蘆)
simp. (葫芦)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

葫蘆

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) bottle gourd; calabash

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

葫蘆 (hiragana ころ, romaji koro)

  1. bottle gourd, calabash

Usage notesEdit

The term 瓢箪 (ひょうたん, ​hyōtan) is more commonly used to mean gourd or calabash.