緑青

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ろく
Grade: 3
しょう
Grade: 1
on'yomi
Osaka Castle, with verdigris (緑青).

Etymology[edit]

(roku, green; verdure) and (shō, blue; green)

Noun[edit]

緑青 (hiragana ろくしょう, rōmaji rokushō, historical hiragana ろくしやう)

  1. verdigris (green material on weathered copper)

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