Shiso definitions

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Origin of shiso

Japanese of Chinese origin (either translation of Mandarin zǐsū purple perilla, using the Japanese readings for the two Chinese characters used to write this word, or direct borrowing of the Early Mandarin form of the word) Japanese shi purple (from Middle Chinese tsz̩´) Japanese so perilla (from Middle Chinese suə̆)