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【Sushi Names in English】

(Contributed by Justin)
(Contributed by Justin)
Here is a useful list of the most common sushi names in English:
kani – crabstick (imitation crab)
ika – squid
saba – mackerel
ebi – shrimp
hokkigai – surfclam
masago – smelt roe
shiro maguro – albacore tuna
sake – salmon
red tobikko – flying fish roe
unagi – fresh water eel
anago – sea eel
ikura – salmon roe (roe = eggs)
hotategai – scallop
maguro – tuna
hamachi – yellowtail
mirugai – giant clam
uni – sea urchin
otoro – (known as the fatty part of the tuna)

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