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Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
sān wén yú
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
saam1 man4 yu4*2
Short definition salmon (loanword)
Usage frequency Somewhat infrequent
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All available English definitions salmon (loanword)Adso icon/
Copyleft icon Adso icon Adso: salmon
Copyleft icon Cantofish icon Cantofish: sameadso
Copyleft icon MDBG icon MDBG: salmon (loanword)
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(zhè) these
(yú) fish
(xiàng) such as
三文鱼(sān wén yú) salmon (loanword)

The fish tasted like salmon.

三文鱼(sān wén yú) salmon (loanword)
(zài) (located) at
(dàn) weak
产卵(chǎn luǎn) to lay eggs

Salmon lay their eggs in fresh water.

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