How to say melon in Japanese

The Japanese word for melon.
The Japanese word for melon.

The Japanese word for melon is meron and muskmelon is masukumeron. Check the table below for the Japanese translations of other types of melons. – The Fastest Way to Learn Japanese Guaranteed

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Interesting facts about melons in Japan

In Japan, melons are seen as a luxury fruit and are grown differently from the ones we are accustomed to in the West. Japanese melons are far sweeter tasting , are of extremely high quality and often larger in size. Prices vary from $20 to $200 each, while some even cost many thousands of dollars at auction – such as the yubari Melons which are grown in greenhouses in the Hokkaido Prefecture.

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