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  • on reading:
  • サイ
  • kun reading:
  • meaning(s):
  • vegetable, side dish, greens
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おかず side dish; accompaniment for rice dishes
いちじゅういっさい a one-plate meal; a simple meal
よめな aster
かさい fruits and vegetables
はなやさい cauliflower
はなやさい cauliflower
からしな leaf mustard; mustard plant
かんさい dried vegetables
かんそうやさい dehydrated vegetables
たまな cabbage
おかず side dish; accompaniment for rice dishes
たかな leaf mustard
こんさい root crops
greens; vegetables
なっぱ rape leaves; greens
なっぱふく (light blue) overalls
ける なをつける to pickle greens
さいえん vegetable garden
なたね rapeseed; coleseed
なたねがら rapeseed hulls
なたねづゆ long spell of rain in early spring
なたねあぶら rapeseed oil; canola oil
さいしょく vegetable diet
さいしょくしゅぎ vegetarianism
さいしょくしゅぎしゃ vegetarian
なづけ pickled vegetables
さいばし cooking or serving chopsticks
さんさい edible wild plants
わかな young greens or herbs
こまつな type of rape
みずな potherb mustard
すぎな field horsetail
あおな greens
おから residue left after making tofu
ぜんさい relishes; hors d'oeuvres; smorgasbord
なお そまつなおさい poor side dish
そうざい side dish; daily (household) dish
そうざい side dish; daily (household) dish
そくせいさいばいのやさい forced vegetables
つけな pickled greens
った にわでつくったやさい vegetables grown in one's yard
はくさい Chinese cabbage; white rape
はっぽうさい chop suey
やさい vegetable
あぶらな rape (seed oil plant) (Brassica Campestris)
ゆうしょくやさい brightly colored vegetables
じゅんさい water shield
そさい greens; vegetables