🌏 Region(s): Kyushu (Kagoshima)
つめ【爪】 : tsume | define meaning
- Nail; fingernail; toenail
- (Animal) Claw; talon
Historically recorded in Gonza's works (ca. early 18th century) under the spelling цумѣ (tsumye). Cognate to standard Japanese つめ【爪】 tsume "nail; claw; talon".