JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
しお
Grade: 4
kun’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From (ma-, pure, real, true) +‎ (shio, salt).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

真塩(ましお) (mashio (kyūjitai 眞鹽, historical kana ましほ)

  1. refined salt
    Antonym: 差し塩 (sashijio)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KikaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Japanese 真塩 (mashio, refined salt).

NounEdit

真塩 (hiragana ましゅ, romaji mashu, hiragana ます, romaji masu)

  1. salt

OkinawanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Japanese 真塩 (mashio, refined salt).

NounEdit

真塩 (hiragana まーす, romaji māsu)

  1. salt

YaeyamaEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Japanese 真塩 (mashio, refined salt).

NounEdit

真塩 (hiragana まーす, romaji māsu)

  1. salt