Japanese Word Entry

こぼれ話
Kana:こぼればなし
Romaji:koborebanashi
Definition: tidbit, titbit, digression, sidebar, snippet
Alternative form: 零れ話

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Chinese characters used in this word

tale, talk, speech, language, dialect
Readings
Mandarin: ㄏㄨㄚˋ (huà)
Cantonese: waa2, waa6
Japanese: ワ (wa)、 カイ (kai) / はな.す (hanasu)、 はなし (hanashi)
Korean: 화 (hwa)
Vietnamese: thoại
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

zero, spill, overflow, nothing, cipher, fragment, fraction
Readings
Mandarin: ㄌㄧㄥˊ (líng), ㄌㄧㄢˊ (lián)
Cantonese: ling4
Japanese: レイ (rei) / ぜろ (zero)、 こぼ.す (kobosu)、 こぼ.れる (koboreru)、 おちる (ochiru)、 ふる (furu)
Korean: 령 (ryeong), 련 (ryeon), 영 (yeong)
Vietnamese: linh, lênh