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How to say Sesame In Japanese?

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胡麻ごまゴマ
Pronunciation: goma
How to Say It Outloud: go-ma
Usage: Sesame (ゴマ) is commonly used in Japanese cuisine, often found in dishes like sesame dressing, sesame tofu, and sprinkled over salads and rice.
Example Sentence Japanese:私は毎朝ヨーグルトにごまを入れて食べます。
Example Sentence English:I eat yogurt with sesame seeds every morning.

Dictionary

セサミセサミ
Noun
  • sesame
ごま油ごまあぶら
Noun
  • sesame oil
Wikipedia definition
  • Sesame oil
胡麻ごまCommon word
Noun
  • sesame seeds
Noun
  • sesame (Sesamum indicum)
Place
  • Goma
擂り胡麻すりごま
Noun
  • ground toasted sesame seeds; ground sesame
芝麻醤チーマージャン
Noun
  • Chinese sesame paste
Wikipedia definition
  • Tahini
胡麻塩ごましお
Noun
  • gomasio; gomashio; roasted sesame seed and salt mixture
Noun
  • salt-and-pepper hair; dark hair streaked with gray
Wikipedia definition
  • Gomashio
胡麻酢ごまず
Noun
  • sesame vinegar
胡麻垂れごまダレ
Noun
  • sesame sauce
荏胡麻えごま
Noun
  • wild sesame (Perilla frutescens var. frutescens); oilseed perilla; egoma
煎り胡麻いりごま
Noun
  • roasted sesame seeds
芝麻球チーマーチュー
Noun
  • fried sesame ball
金ごまきんごま
Noun
  • golden sesame (seeds)
白胡麻しろごま
Noun
  • white sesame seeds
新胡麻しんごま
Noun
  • newly harvested sesame seeds
ごま団子ごまだんご
Noun
  • goma dango; sesame balls
松風焼きまつかぜやき
Noun
  • matsukazeyaki; meatloaf (usu. chicken) sprinkled with sesame or poppy seeds
餡饅あんまん
Noun
  • steamed bun with sesame oil and anko filling
胡麻和えごまあえ
Noun
  • dish dressed with sesame sauce
胡麻をするごまをする
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
  • to flatter; to toady (to); to curry favor (with); to butter up; to grind sesame seeds
胡麻磨りごますり
Noun
  • sycophancy; toadying; apple-polishing; brown-nosing; sycophant; flatterer; toady; apple-polisher; brown-noser; ass-kisser
Noun
  • sesame seed grinding

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