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How to say Salmon In Japanese?

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鮭さけサケ
Pronunciation: Sake / Saamon
How to Say It Outloud: sa-ke / saa-mon
Usage: 鮭 (sake) is used to refer to salmon in a culinary context, while サーモン (saamon) is used when referring to salmon as a fish type or in Western cuisine.
Example Sentence Japanese:夕食に鮭を焼きました。
Example Sentence English:I grilled salmon for dinner.

Dictionary

鮭さけCommon word
Noun
  • salmon (Salmonidae spp.)
Noun
  • chum salmon (Oncorhynchus keta)
鱒の介ますのすけ
Noun
  • chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha); king salmon; tyee salmon; Columbia River salmon; black salmon; chub salmon; hook bill salmon; winter salmon; spring salmon; quinnat salmon; blackmouth
Wikipedia definition
  • Chinook salmon
秋味あきあじ
Noun
  • salmon (esp. salmon swimming upstream in the autumn)
Noun
  • salted salmon
サーモンサーモンCommon word
Noun
  • salmon
鮎あゆCommon word
Noun
  • sweetfish (Plecoglossus altivelis altivelis); ayu
Noun
  • salmon
Wikipedia definition
  • Ayu
曙色あけぼのいろ
Noun
  • salmon (color, colour); pink with a yellow tinge
東雲色しののめいろ
Noun
  • salmon (color, colour); pink with a yellow tinge; color of daybreak
樺太鱒からふとます
Noun
  • pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha); humpback salmon
Wikipedia definition
  • Pink salmon
銀鮭ぎんざけ
Noun
  • coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutsh); silver salmon
Wikipedia definition
  • Coho salmon
紅鮭べにざけ
Noun
  • sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka); red salmon
Wikipedia definition
  • Sockeye salmon
スモークサーモンスモークサーモン
Noun
  • smoked salmon
Wikipedia definition
  • Smoked salmon
鮭缶さけかん
Noun
  • canned salmon; tinned salmon
生鮭なまざけ
Noun
  • fresh salmon; unsalted salmon
Noun
  • raw salmon
石狩鍋いしかりなべ
Noun
  • Ishikari stew; salmon stew; salmon and vegetable stew with miso and butter
荒巻あらまき
Noun
  • salted salmon; fish wrapped in (bamboo) leaves
鼠鮫ねずみざめ
Noun
  • salmon shark (species of North Pacific mackerel shark, Lamna ditropis)
Wikipedia definition
  • Salmon shark
皐月鱒さつきます
Noun
  • sea-run variety of red-spotted masu trout (subspecies of cherry salmon, Oncorhynchus masou ishikawae); red-spotted masu salmon
Wikipedia definition
  • Satsukimasu salmon
大西洋鮭たいせいようさけ
Noun
  • Atlantic salmon (Salmo salmar)
Wikipedia definition
  • Atlantic salmon
桜鱒さくらます
Noun
  • masu salmon (Oncorhynchus masou)
Wikipedia definition
  • Oncorhynchus masou
山女やまめ
Noun
  • landlocked masu salmon (Oncorhynchus masou masou)
Wikipedia definition
  • Seema

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