綺麗

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Chinese[edit]

beautiful; open-work silk beautiful; Korea
trad. (綺麗)
simp. (绮丽)

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Adjective[edit]

綺麗

  1. gorgeous; beautiful; enchanting

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
れい
Grade: S
on'yomi

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Adjectival noun[edit]

綺麗 ‎(-na inflection, hiragana きれい, romaji kirei)

  1. pretty, pure, beautiful
    あのきれい (おんな) () ()っていますか。
    ano kirei na onnanoko o shitteimasu ka.
    Do you know that pretty girl?
  2. clean
  3. fair, impartial
  4. complete

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.