瓜二つ

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Grade: 1

EtymologyEdit

Literally "two cucumbers".

Adjectival nounEdit

瓜二つ ‎(-na inflection, hiragana うりふたつ, romaji urifutatsu)

  1. (idiomatic) as alike as two peas in a pod, very similar (often of family members)

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

瓜二つ ‎(hiragana うりふたつ, romaji urifutatsu)

  1. (idiomatic) people as alike as two peas in a pod, very similar (often of family members)