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JapaneseEdit

 シイタケ on Japanese Wikipedia
Kanji in this term
しい
Grade: S
たけ
Jinmeiyō
kun'yomi

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From (shī, shii tree) +‎ (take, mushroom), as the shii tree provides the dead logs on which it is typically cultivated.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

椎茸 (hiragana しいたけ, katakana シイタケ, rōmaji shītake, historical hiragana しひたけ, historical katakana シヒタケ)

  1. shiitake

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0