淡水

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Chinese[edit]

 
insipid; diluted; weak; light in color; tasteless; fresh; indifferent; nitrogen
water; river
simp. and trad.
(淡水)

Pronunciation 1[edit]


Noun[edit]

淡水

  1. fresh water; potable water; drinking water
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Pronunciation 2[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

淡水

  1. Tamsui District, a sea-side district in New Taipei City

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
たん
Grade: S
すい
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

(tan, 淡い: awai, tasteless) +‎ (-すい, "-sui", water)

Noun[edit]

淡水 (hiragana たんすい, rōmaji tansui)

  1. fresh water

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