🌏 Region(s): Ryukyu (Okinawa)
でーくに【大根】 : deekuni | define meaning
- Daikon radish; White radish; Japanese radish
Cognate to Yoron でーくに deekuni and standard Japanese だいこん【大根】 daikon.
An edible vegetable commonly known as the Daikon radish (Raphanus sativus var. longipinnatus), the White radish, the Japanese radish, and the Oriental radish among various other names. Though a species of radish, Daikons bear more strongly the shape of overgrown white carrots.