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玉子
Readings

tamago
English
Meaning restricted to 卵
Noun (futsuumeishi)
eggs, egg, spawn, roe

Noun (futsuumeishi)
玉子 oft. used in cooking
(hen's) egg

Meaning restricted to 卵
Noun (futsuumeishi)
(an expert) in the making

Meaning restricted to 卵
Noun (futsuumeishi)
beginning, origin, infancy

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Kanjis
ON: ラン KUN: たまご
egg, ovum, spawn, roe

Stroke: 7 Grade: 6 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-4-3 FC: 7772.2


ON: ギョク KUN: たま, たま-, -だま
jewel, ball

Stroke: 5 Grade: 1 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 4-5-1 FC: 1010.0


ON: シ, ス, ツ KUN: こ, -こ, ね
child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac

Stroke: 3 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 4-3-1 FC: 1740.0


Phrases
彼は医者の卵だ。
Parts: (かれ) 医者 (いしゃ) (たまご)
He is a future doctor.

卵は硬くゆでてください。
Parts: (たまご) 硬い (かたい) 茹でる (ゆでて) 下さい (ください)
Boil the eggs hard.

卵を一ダースづつつめなさい。
Parts: (たまご) (いち) (ダース) ずつ (づつ) 詰める (つめ) 為さい (なさい)
Pack eggs in dozens.