washi

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Japanese 和紙?

Noun[edit]

washi (uncountable)

  1. A tough paper used in traditional Japanese art forms.
    • 2007 September 13, Mitchell Owens, “Room to Improve”, New York Times:
      My favorite is Model B, a nubby construction that is 18 inches wide by 92 inches long and is made of washi paper over bamboo ribs.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

washi

  1. rōmaji reading of わし