しい

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Japanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

しい ‎(romaji shī)

  1. 尿: urine
  2. : any tree of the genus Castanopsis

Noun[edit]

しい ‎(romaji shii)

  1. 尸位:
  2. 四夷:
  3. 四位:
  4. 四囲:
  5. 四維:
  6. 旨意:
  7. 私意:
  8. 思惟:
  9. 施為:
  10. 恣意, 肆意:
  11. 徙移:
  12. 紫衣:
  13. 詩意:
  14. 緇衣:

Suffix[edit]

しい ‎(romaji -shii)

  1. Used to form adjectives from nouns, reduplications or imperfective form of verbs. An adjective derived by this suffix implies a thorough and certain possession of the quality of that noun.
    From nouns;おとな+しい=おとなしい It means "quiet", "gentle".
    From verbs;いそが+しい=いそがしい It means "busy".
    From Japanese original reduplications;2×みず+しい=みずみずしい It mean "fresh","juicy".
    From reduplication of Chinese origins;2×騒(そう)+しい=騒々しい(そうぞうしい) It mean "noisy".

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

しいする ‎(romaji shī suru)

  1. 四囲:
  2. 思惟: