Thursday, October 25, 2012

Japanese Words for the Day: Fishing

 Fisherman is 漁師 (Ryoshi)
 Fish hook is 釣り針 (Tsuribari)
 Fishing is 釣り (Tsuri)
 Fish is 魚 (Sakana)
Fishing rod is 釣り竿 (Tsurizao)

10 comments:

The Angry Lurker said...

Nice!

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

I'll go to tsuri tomorrow!
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Michael Offutt, Phantom Reader said...

I wonder if Japanese has a word for "phishing?"

Unknown said...

I learned something today!
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Liz That Skinny Chick Can Bake said...

If I visit Japan, I hope I won't be fishing ;)

Pat Hatt said...

A fisherman almost passes for Mario's pet.

Ric / Life N Canvas said...

my father is a ryoshi but he seldom use tsuribari. Love it!! I'm learning!

黄清华 Wong Ching Wah said...

"Ryo" and "Sakani", one with the "water" and one without !!!!

Unknown said...

Love this posts Adam!!!
It's interesting the fact that "Ryo" in spanish (rio) means "River"...

DEZMOND said...

I'm with Lizzy!