穢土

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Chinese[edit]

dirt; filth
 
earth; dust; rural; uncouth; uncultured; plebeian
trad. (穢土)
simp. (秽土)

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Noun[edit]

穢土

  1. (Buddhism) impure land; earthly realm; land of the living
  2. dirt; mud

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Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term

Hyōgaiji

Grade: 1
on'yomi

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Noun[edit]

穢土 (hiragana えど, rōmaji edo)

  1. (Buddhism) The Impure Land; the earthly realm, the land of the living.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1974, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Second Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō