白湯

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See also: 白汤

Chinese[edit]

 
white; empty; blank; bright; clear; plain; pure; gratuitous
soup; hot water
trad. (白湯)
simp. (白汤)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

白湯

  1. clear soup; unflavoured soup; soup made without soy sauce; unseasoned meat soup
  2. (obsolete) Alternative name for 白開水白开水 (báikāishuǐ, “plain boiled water”).

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1

Grade: 3
Irregular

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

白湯 (hiragana さゆ, rōmaji sayu)

  1. plain hot, boiled water for drinking
     () () ()むだけで ()せる。
    Sayu o nomu dake de yaseru.
    You lose weight simply by drinking hot water.

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
しら
Grade: 1

Grade: 3
kun’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

白湯 (hiragana しらゆ, rōmaji shirayu)

  1. plain hot water

Etymology 3[edit]

Kanji in this term
はく
Grade: 1
とう
Grade: 3
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

白湯 (hiragana はくとう, rōmaji hakutō)

  1. plain hot water
  2. a routine, regular hot bath (as opposed to a medicated bath)

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1974, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Second Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō
  2. ^ Hirayama, Tetsuo (1960) 全国アクセント辞典 (Nationwide Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: 東京堂,.