青金石

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

(blue) + (gold) + (stone)

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Noun[edit]

青金石

  1. lapis lazuli

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Japanese[edit]

青金石: lazurite
Kanji in this term
せい
Grade: S
きん
Grade: 1
せき
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese compound 青金石 (*tseng kim dzyek). Compare modern Chinese 青金石 (qīngjīnshí).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

青金石 (hiragana せいきんせき, romaji seikinseki)

  1. (mineralogy, geology) lazurite, one of the main mineral components of lapis lazuli

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