Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
唐辛子, 唐芥子, 蕃椒
Kana Reading
とうがらし, トウガラシ, とんがらし, ばんしょう
tōgarashi, tōgarashi, tongarashi, banshō
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    capsicum (Capsicum annuum, esp. the cultivated chili peppers); chili pepper (chile, chilli); cayenne; red pepper
    Example sentence
    とうがらしひりひりした The chili burnt my tongue.
  • Parts of speech
    Guinea pepper

Examples of 唐辛子, 唐芥子, 蕃椒, とうがらし, トウガラシ, とんがらし, ばんしょう in a sentence

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