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  • なべ nabe

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  • noun
    saucepan, pot
    • food termnounnoun (suffix)
      stew, hot pot

      Nabe - 鍋

      鍋 - saucepan, potImage Nabe - 鍋: Image by Emi Moriya. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic license.

      Japanese food and drinks

      List of some of the most popular foods and drinks in Japan.

      EnglishJapanese
      Onigiri🍙
      Senbei (rice cracker)🍘
      Rice bowl🍚
      Curry and rice🍛
      Sushi🍣
      Bento🍱
      Ramen🍜
      Kakigoori (ice cream)🍧
      Nabe🍲
      Green tea🍵
      Sake🍶
      Oden🍢
      Dango🍡
      Tenpura🍤
      Narutomaki🍥
      Fugu (Blowfish)🐡

      Winter

      Traditional winter items in Japan

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      • 17 strokes

        pot, pan, kettle

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      • Japanese sentence

        ここに手のないナベがある。 

        Sentence analysis
        English translation

        Here is a pan without handles.