玉塵

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See also: 玉尘

Chinese[edit]

jade dust; dirt; earth
trad. (玉塵)
simp. (玉尘)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

玉塵

  1. (archaic) Alternative name for 玉屑.
  2. (literary) snow
  3. (literary) petal

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ぎょく
Grade: 1
じん
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

/gyokudin/ > /gyokuzin/. Literally "beautiful dirt".

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

玉塵 (hiragana ぎょくじん, rōmaji gyokujin, historical hiragana ぎょくぢん)

  1. (rare) snow

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