榴 líu

noun
: pomegranate

Kun Reading
none applicable

柘榴 | ざくろ zakuro

noun
: pomegranate; Punica granatum

On Reading

リュウ ryuu
ル ru
リョウ ryou

 Usage:

榴彈[弹] liu2dan4: high explosive shell; grenade
[榴弾 | りゅうだん ryuudan: high-explosive projectile]

榴彈[弹]炮 liu2dan4 pao4: howitzer
[榴弾砲 | りゅうだんほう ryuudanhou OR りゅうだんぽう ryuudanpou: howitzer]

榴蓮[莲] liu2lian2: durian fruit; Durio zibethinus
[ドリアン dorian: durian (fruit)
: Dorian (mode, column)] 榴蓮族 [榴莲族] liu2 lian2 zu2: worker who is capable but unpleasant to deal with

柘榴 zhe4liu2: pomegranate
[ざくろ zakuro OR せきりゅう sekiryuu: pomegranate; Punica granatum]
海榴 ha3liu2: pomegranate
安石榴 an1 shi2liu2: pomegranate
番石榴 fan1 shi2 liu5: guava (fruit)
 Etymology:
榴 liu2: pomegranate =
mu4: tree radical 75; wood, lumber +
liu2: stop, halt; detain, keep



Semantic / Old Variant:
橊 liu2



 Examples:

不是很多人會欣賞榴蓮。
bu4shi4 hen3duo1 ren2 hui4 xin1shang3 liu2lian2
Not many people knows how to appreciate / enjoy durian.

Resources: Chinese Dictionary | Japanese Dictionary