5 letter words ending in ISO

The following list contains 1 five letter word in English

5 letter words ending in ISO in English

5 letter words ending in HISO

Common 5 letter words ending in ISO with meaning


1. Parts of Speech: Noun

2. Definitions:

  • A Japanese herb with a minty, basil-like flavor and aroma.
  • Also known as perilla, beefsteak plant, and purple mint.

3. Pronunciations:

  • US: /ˈʃiːsoʊ/
  • UK: /ˈʃiːsəʊ/

4. Origin and Usage:

  • Shiso is a member of the mint family and is native to China, India, and Southeast Asia.
  • It is commonly used in Japanese cuisine, where it is often used as a garnish or to flavor sushi, tempura, and other dishes.
  • Shiso is also used in traditional Chinese medicine and has been shown to have anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic properties.

5. Synonyms: Perilla, beefsteak plant, purple mint

6. Related Words: Basil, thyme, dill, fennel, cumin

7. Example Sentences:

  • She sprinkled some chopped shiso leaves over the sushi roll.
  • The shiso plant has large, green leaves with purple undersides.
  • Shiso is often used to flavor pickled vegetables and umeboshi plums.