Definition of 茄

  • eggplant


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)

Popular Words With This Kanji

茄子, 茄, なす, なすび

eggplant (Solanum melongena), aubergine

茄子, 茄, なす, なすび

eggplant (Solanum melongena), aubergine

浜茄子, 浜梨, はまなす, はまなし, ハマナス

rugosa rose (Rosa rugosa), Japanese rose, Ramanas rose

唐茄子, とうなす

squash, pumpkin

小茄子, こなすび

small eggplant, Japanese yellow loosestrife (Lysimachia japonica)

金糸雀茄子, かなりあなす, カナリアナス

nipplefruit (Solanum mammosum), apple of Sodom, titty fruit, cow's udder

悪茄子, わるなすび

Carolina horsenettle (Solanum carolinense)

秋茄子, あきなす

autumn eggplant, eggplant picked eaten in the autumn

ナス科, 茄子科, ナスか, なすか

Solanaceae (nightshade family of plants)

秋茄子は嫁に食わすな, あきなすはよめにくわすな

don't feed autumn eggplant to your wife (because they're too delicious, because they'll give her the chills, or because their lack of seeds will reduce her fertility)

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