Definition of にんじん

にんじんninjinニンジンNINJIN

noun:

  • carrot (Daucus carota)
  • Asian ginseng (Panax ginseng) 朝鮮人参

Example Sentences

iedeha赤味がかったakamigakattakamitoそばかすsobakasuのせいでnoseidehahaga侮蔑bubetsuwo込めてkometeにんじんninjinto名付けnazukeminanimoそうsou呼ばせていますyobaseteimasu
At home, because of his reddish hair and freckles, his mother scornfully named him "carrot" and had everybody else call him that.
彼女kanojoha赤味がかったakamigakatta髪の毛kaminokewoしているshiteiruそれでsoredeにんじんninjinというtoiuあだなadanagaついているtsuiteiru
She has reddish hair. That's why her nickname is Carrot.
彼女kanojohaにんじんninjinnohawo切り落としたkiriotoshita
She cut off the carrot tops.
大根daikonha人参ninjinよりyori高いtakaiかもしれないkamoshirenai
Daikon might be more expensive than the carrots.
人参ninjinhameniよいyoi
Carrots are good for the eyesight.

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