白身

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Chinese[edit]

 
white; empty; blank; bright; clear; plain; pure; gratuitous
 
body; torso; person; life; status; pregnancy; (a measure word used for clothes) suit
simp. and trad.
(白身)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

白身

  1. (archaic) a private citizen who holds no official post

Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
しろ
Grade: 1

Grade: 3
kun’yomi

Etymology[edit]

(shiro, white) +‎ (mi, flesh)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

白身 (hiragana しろみ, rōmaji shiromi)

  1. egg white
  2. white flesh of a fish
  3. white portion of wood near the bark

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3