TAKOBOTO

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沢庵
Readings
たくあん
takuan
たくわん
takuwan
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 沢庵漬け
Abbreviation
pickled daikon radisheingesalzener getrockneter Rettich, Takuan Sōhō (Mönchsgelehrter der zenbuddh. Rinzai-Sekte zu Beginn der Edo-Zeit; 15731645)

Kanji
ON: タクKUN: さわ, うるお.い, うるお.す, つや
swamp, marsh, brilliance, grace

ON: アンKUN: いおり, いお
hermitage, retreat

Example sentences
この沢庵は塩気が足りない。Parts: 此の (この), 沢庵 (たくあん), 塩気 (しおけ), 足りる (たりる)The pickled radish needs a touch of salt.

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