Japanese Word Entry

蟹味噌
Kana:かにみそ
Definitions:
  1. brown meat (crab), miso-like paste found inside a crab's (and arthropods in general) intestinal area

  2. miso mixed with crab innards or scraps

Alternative form: 蟹みそ
Alternative Kana: カニミソ

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Chinese characters used in this word

crab, brachyura
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄝˋ (xiè)
Cantonese: haai5
Japanese: カイ / かに
Korean:
Vietnamese: giải
Variants
Semantic variant form:

flavor, taste, smell, odor, delicacy
Readings
Mandarin: ㄨㄟˋ (wèi), ㄇㄟˋ (mèi)
Cantonese: mei6
Japanese: ミ、 ビ / あじ、 あじ.わう
Korean:
Vietnamese: vị

boisterous, scold, shout at
Readings
Mandarin: ㄔㄥ (chēng), ㄘㄥ (cēng)
Cantonese: cang1, zang1
Japanese: ソウ、 ショウ、 ソ / かまびす.しい、 かまびすし
Korean: 쟁, 증
Vietnamese: tăng, tằng, tung