Chinese edit

 
thin; slight; meagre
thin; slight; meagre; small; ungenerous; unkind; mean; frivolous; despise; belittle; to approach; to go near; peppermint
peppermint; to carry burden; lotus
trad. (薄荷)
simp. #(薄荷)
 
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Etymology edit

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Noun edit

薄荷

  1. mint (Mentha spp., especially Mentha canadensis) or mint-like plant
    胡椒薄荷  ―  hújiāobóhé  ―  peppermint
    薄荷薄荷  ―  māobóhé  ―  catnip

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Descendants edit

Sino-Xenic (薄荷):

Others:

Japanese edit

Kanji in this term
はく > はっ
Grade: S

Grade: 3
on’yomi
 ハッカ on Japanese Wikipedia

Etymology edit

From Middle Chinese 薄荷.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(はっ)() or 薄荷(ハッカ) (hakkaはくか (fakuka) or ハクカ (fakuka)?

  1. Synonym of ミント (minto, mint) (plant)
  2. Short for 日本薄荷 (Nihon hakka, Japanese mint).

Derived terms edit

References edit

  1. ^ Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006), 大辞林 (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, editor (1998), NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK Publishing, →ISBN

Korean edit

Hanja in this term

Noun edit

薄荷 (bakha) (hangeul 박하)

  1. Hanja form? of 박하 (mint).

Okinawan edit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 3

Etymology edit

From Middle Chinese 薄荷. Attested in the 沖縄語典 (Okinawa Goten, “Okinawan Dictionary”) as はくか.[1]

Noun edit

薄荷(ふぁっか) or 薄荷(はっか) (fakka or hakka

  1. mint

References edit

  1. ^ 1896: 沖縄語典 (Okinawa Goten, “Okinawan Dictionary”). In Japanese. http://kindai.ndl.go.jp/info:ndljp/pid/992016/80

Vietnamese edit

chữ Hán Nôm in this term

Noun edit

薄荷

  1. chữ Hán form of bạc hà (mint).