ayu

noun \ˈä(ˌ)yü, ˈī(ˌ)(y)ü\
variants: less commonly

ai

\ˈī\

Definition of ayu

plural

-s

  1. :  a small salmonlike anadromous fish (Plecoglossus altivelis) of Japan that is highly esteemed as a food fish —called also sweetfish

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Origin and Etymology of ayu

Japanese ayu, ai


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