餃子

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  • ギョーザ gyo-za
  • ぎょうざ gyouza
  • ギョウザ gyouza
  • チャオズ chaozu

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  • food termnoun
    gyoza, pot sticker, crescent-shaped pan-fried dumplings stuffed with minced pork and vegetables
    • Word coming from Chinese: jiǎozi

Gyoza 餃子

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  • 15 strokes

    gyoza

  • 3 strokes

    child, sign of the rat, 11PM-1AM, first sign of Chinese zodiac

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    ぎょうざの具のあまりは?餃子を家で作りましたが、皮が少なかったせいか、具が少し余ってしまいました。 

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    English translation

    Gyoza stuffing? I made some gyoza at home but, possibly because I didn't have enough dough, I had some of the filling left over.