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The Japanese word for ice is

こおり - kōri


Japanese Definition

     1. 名詞. こおり
     2. 名詞. 氷菓子。
     3. 動詞. 氷でひやす。
     4. 動詞. 氷でおおう。
     5. 動詞. 砂糖のころもをつける。

Translations for ice and their definitions

     1. n. ice (frozen water)
     2. n. a cold and sharp object, as a shard of ice
     3. n. ice (frozen water)
           (synonyms, ja, アイス, tr=aisu)
     4. n. hail (precipitated ice)
           (synonyms, ja, 雹, tr=hyō)
     5. affix. ice
     6. affix. freeze, congeal
     7. affix. icy, cold

     1. n. ice
           (synonyms, ja, 氷, tr1=kōri, 氷, tr2=hi)
     2. n. sorbet, ice pop; ice cream
           (synonyms, ja, 氷菓子, tr1=kōrigashi, q1=uncommon, 氷菓, tr2=hyōka, q2=uncommon)
           (synonyms, ja, 高利貸し, tr1=kōrigashi)
     3. n. Usage: In the sense of usurer, this word emerged as a play on words, as 高利貸し and 氷菓子 have the same readings. This led to usurers being referred to as アイスキャンディー, shor

     1. n. dry ice

     1. v. (ja-vp, 凍らす, 凍る)
     2. v. to freeze
           水が凍っている - the water is frozen
     3. v. to be frozen over
     4. v. to congeal
     5. v. Usage: 凍える is often used for body parts (of living organisms) to freeze, while 凍る is often used for objects (e.g. water freezes).

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