Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
Kana Reading
えんそう, えんず
ensō, enzu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    swift's nest (used to make bird's nest soup); edible bird's nest

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