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ChineseEdit

 
fragrant; incense; (of food) savory; appetizing; sweet; scented; popular
dish (type of food); vegetables
simp. and trad.
(香菜)
Literally: “fragrant vegetable”.
 
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香菜

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

香菜

  1. coriander

SynonymsEdit

Dialectal synonyms of 芫荽 (“coriander”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese 胡荽
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 芫荽
Taxonomic name 芫荽
Mandarin Beijing 香菜
Taiwan 香菜
Harbin 香菜
Jinan 芫荽香菜
Muping 芫食
Luoyang 香菜芫荽
Jiedian 芫荽
Xi'an 香菜芫荽 dated
Xining 香菜
Xuzhou 芫荽香菜
Yinchuan 芫荽香菜
Lanzhou 芫荽香菜
Ürümqi 芫荽
Wuhan 芫荽香菜
Chengdu 芫荽香菜
Guiyang 芫荽
Liuzhou 芫須香菜
Yangzhou 芫荽香菜
Nanjing 芫荽香菜
Nantong 香菜
Cantonese Guangzhou 芫茜
Hong Kong 芫茜
Dongguan 芫荽芫香
Taishan 芫茜
Gan Nanchang 芫荽
Pingxiang 芫荽
Hakka Meixian 芫荽芫香仔
Yudu 芫荽
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 香菜仔芫荽仔
Liudui (S. Sixian) 大葉芫荽
Hsinchu (Hailu) 香菜仔芫荽仔
Dongshi (Dabu) 芫荽芫旺
Zhuolan (Raoping) 香菜仔芫荽仔
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 香菜
Huizhou Jixi 芫蘇菜香菜
Jin Taiyuan 芫荽香菜
Xinzhou 芫荽
Min Bei Jian'ou 芫荽仔
Min Dong Fuzhou 香菜
Fuqing 香菜
Min Nan Xiamen 芫荽
Taipei 芫荽
Kaohsiung 芫荽
Tainan 芫荽
Taichung 芫荽
Wuqi 芫荽
Hsinchu 芫荽
Taitung 芫荽
Lukang 芫荽
Sanxia 芫荽
Yilan 芫荽
Kinmen 芫荽
Magong 芫荽
Penang 芫荽
Chaozhou 芫荽
Shantou 芫荽
Haikou 芳菜
Leizhou 銀荽
Pinghua Nanning 芫荽
Wu Shanghai 香菜
Suzhou 香菜芫荽
Hangzhou 香菜
Chongming 香菜
Danyang 芫荽香菜
Jinhua 芫荽
Ningbo 香菜
Xiang Changsha 芫荽菜
Loudi 香菜

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
しゃん
Grade: S
つぁい
Grade: 4
Irregular

Borrowing from Mandarin 香菜 (xiāngcài).

NounEdit

香菜 (katakana シャンツァイ, rōmaji shantsai)

  1. (Chinese cuisine) coriander
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S

Grade: 4
kun'yomi

Proper nounEdit

香菜 (hiragana かな, rōmaji Kana)

  1. A female given name