五色

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Chinese[edit]

five
 
color; dice; look
color; dice; look; appearance
simp. and trad.
(五色)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

五色

  1. (archaic) blue, yellow, red, black and white
  2. (literary) multi-colored

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
しき
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

五色(ごしき) (goshiki

  1. five colors (usu. red, blue, yellow, white and black)
  2. melon, gourd

Adjective[edit]

五色(ごしき) (goshiki

  1. many kinds, varied

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
しょく
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

五色(ごしょく) (goshoku

  1. five colors (usu. red, blue, yellow, white and black)
  2. melon, gourd

Adjective[edit]

五色(ごしょく) (goshoku

  1. many kinds, varied