白衣

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Chinese[edit]

 
white; empty; blank; bright; clear; plain; pure; gratuitous
 
gown; clothes; to dress; to wear
simp. and trad.
(白衣)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

白衣

  1. white clothes; white robe, dress or coat
  2. (historical) fameless person; commoner
  3. (historical) servant
  4. (Buddhism) profane man

Synonyms[edit]

  • (fameless person):
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Adjective[edit]

白衣

  1. (figuratively, attributive) of the medical profession

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
はく
Grade: 1

Grade: 4
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

白衣 (hiragana はくい, rōmaji hakui)

  1. white coat
     () (しゃ)さんは白衣 (はくい) ()る。
    O-isha-san wa hakui o kiru.
    Doctors wear white coats.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN