Sushi translation at BILLIONBRIDGES.COM
Fri Jun 6 15:47:41 UTC 2003

> Lawrence Horn wrote:
> > "Sushi"
> > slice of raw fish wrapped around Japanese rice Nishiki
> > (prawn, salmon, tuna, halibut, squid, salmon roe, *St. Jacob's
> > 4 types according to individual selection
> Unless I am totally incorrect the word Sushi in Japanese means sticky rice
> which can be put around any fish or vegetable and which is normally
> by a sea weed wrapper.
> Am I incorrect?

You are correct. The western use of "sushi" to mean to something in the
of "Japanese-style raw fish" is a misnomer.


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