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たまご - tamago



卵
egg


Definitions

Japanese > English
     1. n. an egg, including fish roe
     2. n. the beginning or start of something (compare the uses of English terms kernel and seed)
     3. n. a beginner or rookie at something
     4. n. Usage: This term in Japanese is nearly as broad in use as (cog, en, egg), indicating an egg as laid by various oviparous organisms, and egg as used in cooking. For the more specific biological
     5. n. an ovum

Pronunciation


tamago



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