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ChineseEdit

 
grass; straw; draft (of a document); careless; rough; manuscript; hasty
strawberry
simp. and trad.
(草莓)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

草莓

  1. strawberry
  2. (slang) hickey
    脖子草莓 [MSC, trad.]
    脖子草莓 [MSC, simp.]
    Tā zài wǒ bózi shàng zhòng cǎoméi. [Pinyin]
    He gave me a hickey on my neck. (lit. He planted a strawberry on my neck.)

SynonymsEdit

  • (strawberry):
Dialectal synonyms of 草莓 (“strawberry”)
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 草莓
Mandarin Beijing 草莓
Taiwan 草莓
Cantonese Guangzhou 草莓
Hong Kong 士多啤梨
Hakka Miaoli (N. Sixian) 草莓刺波仔
Liudui (S. Sixian) 草莓刺波仔
Hsinchu (Hailu) 草莓竻波仔
Dongshi (Dabu) 草莓刺波
Zhuolan (Raoping) 草莓竻波仔
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 草莓刺波子
Min Dong Fuzhou 草莓
Min Nan Xiamen 草莓
Quanzhou 草莓
Zhangzhou 草莓
Taipei 草莓

Derived termsEdit