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西
せい
Grade: 2
よう
Grade: 3
Grade: 1 Jinmeiyō

EtymologyEdit

Compound of 西洋(seiyō, Western) +‎ 山葵(wasabi, wasabi).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Tokyo) いようわさび [sèéyóówáꜜsàbì] (Nakadaka - [5])[1]
  • IPA(key): [se̞ːjo̞ːɰᵝa̠sa̠bi]

NounEdit

西洋山葵 ‎(hiragana せいようわさび, romaji seiyōwasabi, historical hiragana せいやうわさび)

  1. horseradish

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9