生地

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Chinese[edit]

 
to be born; to give birth; life; to grow; student; raw
 
earth; ground; field; place; land; (subor. part. adverbial); ‑ly
simp. and trad.
(生地)

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Noun[edit]

生地

  1. Rehmannia glutinosa
  2. virgin soil; uncultivated land
  3. birthplace

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1

Grade: 2
yutōyomi

Compound of (ki, crude, pure, raw) +‎ (ji, earth; skin).

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Noun[edit]

生地 (hiragana きじ, rōmaji kiji, historical hiragana きぢ)

  1. cloth, fabric
  2. skin without any makeup applied
  3. batter, dough
  4. (ceramics) a biscuit, bisque
  5. one's true colours or character
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Proper noun[edit]

生地 (hiragana きじ, rōmaji Kiji, historical hiragana きぢ)

  1. a surname

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
せい
Grade: 1

Grade: 2
kan’on
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Noun[edit]

生地 (hiragana せいち, rōmaji seichi)

  1. one's birthplace
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Etymology 3[edit]

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Kanji in this term
Grade: 1
Grade: 2
Irregular goon
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Proper noun[edit]

生地 (hiragana おんじ, hiragana おんぢ, rōmaji Onji)

  1. Short for 生地氏 (Onji-uji): a Nanboku-chō period clan descended from Sakanoue no Tamuramaro

Etymology 4[edit]

Kanji in this term
お(い)
Grade: 1

Grade: 2
yutōyomi
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生地 (hiragana おいじ, rōmaji Oiji, historical hiragana おひぢ)

  1. a surname

Etymology 5[edit]

Kanji in this term
い(く)
Grade: 1

Grade: 2
yutōyomi
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Proper noun[edit]

生地 (hiragana いくじ, rōmaji Ikuji, historical hiragana いくぢ)

  1. a placename
  2. a surname
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