落花生

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ChineseEdit

fallen blossoms; falling blossoms
 
to be born; to give birth; life; to grow; student; raw
simp. and trad.
(落花生)
落花

EtymologyEdit

From 落花 (luòhuā, “fallen flower”) + (shēng, “to grow”). After the peanut's flower drops to the ground, its ovary enters the soil and the seed pod grows.

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

落花生

  1. peanut

SynonymsEdit

Dialectal synonyms of 花生 ("peanut")
Variety Location Words
Classical Classical 落花生
Taxonomic Taxonomic 落花生
Mandarin Beijing 花生
Taiwan 花生土豆
Harbin 花生
Jinan 花生長果
Xi'an 落花參花參
Xining 花生
Yinchuan 花生
Ürümqi 花生
Wuhan 花生
Chengdu 花生
Guiyang 花生
Yangzhou 花生
Nanjing 花生
Cantonese Guangzhou 花生
Hong Kong 花生
Taishan 花生
Nanning 花生
Gan Nanchang 花生
Hakka Meixian 番豆
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 番豆
Liudui (S. Sixian) 番豆
Hsinchu (Hailu) 地豆
Dongshi (Dabu) 地豆
Taiwanese Raoping 地豆
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 地豆
Jin Taiyuan 花生
Min Bei Jian'ou 花生
Min Dong Fuzhou 花生
Min Nan Xiamen 塗豆落花生
Taipei 塗豆
Chaozhou 地豆
Wu Shanghai 花生長生果
Suzhou 長生果
Hangzhou 花生落花生
Wenzhou 落花生落角生
Xiang Changsha 花生

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
らく > らっ
Grade: 3

Grade: 1
せい
Grade: 1
on'yomi

NounEdit

落花生 ‎(hiragana らっかせい, romaji rakkasei)

  1. peanut

SynonymsEdit

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