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じーまーみ・じーまみー

 Ryukyu (Okinawa)

jiimaami · jiimamii [d͡ʑiːma(ː)mi]

Definition

Noun

  1. Peanut; groundnut; Jimami
    1. じーまーみどぅーふじーまーみ豆腐】
      jiimaami duufu
      "Peanut tofu" or "Jimami tofu" (An Okinawan dish)

Etymology

Cognate to the Japanese term いじんまめ【異人豆】 ijinmame "peanut; groundnut" (literally "foreiger bean"), still used in Amakusa (Kumamoto) and possibly elsewhere.

意味:なんきんまめ【南京豆】、らっかせい【落花生】、ピーナッツ・ピーナツ

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