Basic Japanese Vocabulary (Vegetables)


Japanese has more than 10,000 basic words. The most important thing you need at the beginning is a good vocabulary. Without words, you have nothing to work. You must start with a strong foundation or base and slowly build on it, day by day!


kyuuri きゅうり cucumber
tomato トマト  tomato
nasu なす  egg plant
kyabetsu キャベツ  cabbage
tamanegi たまねぎ  onion
daikon だいこん  Japanese radish
jagaimo じゃがいも  potate
hoorensoo ほうれんそう  spinach
ninjin にんじん  carrot
negi ねぎ  Welsh onion
retasu レタス  lettuce
hakusai はくさい  Chinese cabbage
kabocha かぼちゃ  pumpkin
piiman ピーマン  pepper
toogarashi とうがらし  red pepper
shooga しょうが  ginger






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