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[お + みやげ(土産)]
o + miyage

English Meaning(s) for お土産

  1. local specialty or souvenir bought as a gift while travelling
  2. present brought by a visitor
  3. something unpleasant that one is given (e.g. an illness while on vacation); unwelcome gift; disservice

Definition and Synonyms for お土産

Souvenir a reminder of past events
Synonyms: スーベニア, スーブニール, 土産, 土産, お土産, 引き出物, 形見, 忘れ形見, 思い出, 記念品, 記憶
Present something presented as a gift
Synonyms: ギフト, おもたせ, スーベニア, プレゼント, 付け届け, 土産, 土産, お土産, 幣物, 引き出物, 手土産, もらい物, 祝儀, 貢ぎ物, 贈呈品, 贈り物, 贈答品, 進物, 配り物, 音物, 頂戴物, 頂き物

Meanings for each kanji in お土産

soil; earth; ground; Turkey Kanji Details »
products; bear; give birth; yield; childbirth; native; property Kanji Details »

Categories お土産 is a member of

Reminder an experience that causes you to remember something
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Gift something acquired without compensation
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Sample Sentences for お土産

He's a drinker, so wine would probably be good for a souvenir.
These presents are really bulky.
I will pick up a little something for you.
This is a souvenir from Hokkaido.
He brought back several souvenirs.

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