Japanese Word Entry

炒麵

Simplified Japanese form: 炒麺

Kana:チャーメン
Romaji:cha-men
Definition: chow mein, fried noodles
Alternative readings: チャオミエン (chaomien)、 チャオミェン (chaomixen)

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Chinese characters used in this word

broil, parch, roast, fry, saute, boil, cook
Readings
Mandarin: ㄔㄠˇ (chǎo)
Cantonese: caau2
Japanese: ソウ (sou)、 ショウ (shou) / い.る (iru)、 いた.める (itameru)
Korean: 초 (cho)
Vietnamese: sao

flour, dough, noodles
Readings
Mandarin: ㄇㄧㄢˋ (miàn)
Cantonese: min6
Japanese: メン (men)、 ベン (ben) / むぎこ (mugiko)
Korean: 면 (myeon)
Vietnamese: diện, miên, miến, mì, mỳ
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