Japanese Word Entry

姫丸鰹節蟲

Simplified Japanese form: 姫丸鰹節虫

Kana:ひめまるかつおぶしむし
Romaji:himemarukatsuobushimushi
Definition: carpet beetle (Anthrenus verbasci)
Alternative reading: ヒメマルカツオブシムシ (himemarukatsuobushimushi)

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Chinese characters used in this word

princess, beauty, imperial concubine
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧ (jī), ㄓㄣˇ (zhěn)
Cantonese: can2
Japanese: キ (ki) / ひめ (hime)、 ひめ- (hime-)
Korean: 희 (heui)
Vietnamese: chẩn
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round, full (month), perfection, -ship, pills, make round, roll up, curl up, seduce, explain away, small round object, pellet, pill
Readings
Mandarin: ㄨㄢˊ (wán)
Cantonese: jyun2, jyun4
Japanese: ガン (gan) / まる (maru)、 まる.める (marumeru)、 まる.い (marui)、 たま (tama)
Korean: 환 (hwan)
Vietnamese: hoàn

bonito, skipjack
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄢ (jiān)
Cantonese: gin1
Japanese: ケン (ken) / かつお (katsuo)
Korean: 견 (gyeon)
Vietnamese: kiên
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node, season, period, occasion, verse, clause, stanza, honor, joint, knuckle, knob, knot, tune, melody, section
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄝˊ (jié), ㄐㄧㄝ (jiē)
Cantonese: zit3
Japanese: セツ (setsu)、 セチ (sechi) / ふし (fushi)、 -ぶし (-bushi)、 のっと (notto)、 みさお (misao)
Korean: 절 (jeol)
Vietnamese: tiết, tiệt
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insect, bug, temper, worms, insects
Readings
Mandarin: ㄔㄨㄥˊ (chóng), ㄓㄨㄥˋ (zhòng), ㄊㄨㄥˊ (tóng)
Cantonese: cung4
Japanese: チュウ (chuu)、 キ (ki) / むし (mushi)
Korean: 충 (chung), 훼 (hwe)
Vietnamese: trùng
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