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List: Ryuukyuu-ben

Words specific of the Ryuukyuu dialect, spoken in the Okinawa prefecture. Many of the words in this dialect come from the Ryukyuan languages.

Showing 1 - 10 of 59 words for the list Ryuukyuu-ben. #rkb
ใƒ”ใƒ‘ใƒผใƒ„ pipa-tsu

noun  noun (generic)  Ryuukyuu-ben 

  • Javanese long pepper (Piper retrofractum)
ใพใถใ„ mabui

noun  noun (generic)  Ryuukyuu-ben 

  • spirit, soul
ใ‚นใƒผใƒใ‚ซใƒผ su-chika-

food, cooking  noun  noun (generic)  Ryuukyuu-ben 

  • Okinawan salt pork
ไบบๅ‚ใ—ใ‚Šใ—ใ‚Š ใซใ‚“ใ˜ใ‚“ใ—ใ‚Šใ—ใ‚Š ninjinshirishiri

food, cooking  noun  noun (generic)  Ryuukyuu-ben 

  • Okinawan dish of grated carrot stir-fried with egg and sometimes meat or fish
็ฅžไบบ ใ‹ใฟใ‚“ใกใ‚… kaminchu

noun  noun (generic)  Ryuukyuu-ben 

  • shrine maiden
ใ‚ฆใƒใƒŠใƒณใƒใƒฅใƒผ uchinanchu-

noun  noun (generic)  Ryuukyuu-ben 

  • Okinawan person
ๅคงๅ’Œใ‚“ใกใ‚… ใ‚„ใพใจใ‚“ใกใ‚… yamatonchu

usually written using kana alone  noun  noun (generic)  Ryuukyuu-ben 

  • Japanese mainlander
ใƒคใƒžใƒˆใƒณใƒใƒฅใƒผ yamatonchu-

noun  noun (generic)  Ryuukyuu-ben 

  • Japanese mainlander
็พŽใ‚‰ ใกใ‚…ใ‚‰ chura

noun or verb acting prenominally  adjective (generic)  Ryuukyuu-ben 

  • beautiful, pretty, lovely
่ฟŽๆฉ ใ’ใ„ใŠใ‚“ geion

noun  noun (generic)  Ryuukyuu-ben 

  • welcoming reception
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