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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Japanese 河豚 (fugu, blowfish).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fugu (uncountable)

  1. Blowfish: a delicacy popular in Japan served raw as sushi that may, if improperly prepared, contain deadly levels of neurotoxins.

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AromanianEdit

VerbEdit

fugu

  1. Alternative form of fug

Guinea-Bissau CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese fogo. Cognates with Kabuverdianu fogu.

NounEdit

fugu

  1. fire

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

fugu

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ふぐ
  2. Rōmaji transcription of フグ

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

fugu m (plural fugus)

  1. fugu (blowfish, as a Japanese delicacy)