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さつま芋薩摩芋
Readings
さつまいも
satsumaimo
サツマイモ
satsumaimo
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas)patate douceSüßkartoffel, Batate, Ipomoea batatas

Kanji
ON: KUN: いも
potato

ON: サツ, サチ
Buddha

ON: KUN: ま.する, さ.する, す.る
chafe, rub, polish, grind, scrape

ON: KUN: いも
potato

Example sentences
この薩摩芋は生焼けでがりがりする。Parts: 此の (この), 薩摩芋 (さつまいも), 生焼け (なまやけ), 我利我利 (がりがり)This sweet potato is only half-baked and is still crunchy.

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