金玉

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Chinese[edit]

metal; gold; money jade
simp. and trad.
(金玉)

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Noun[edit]

金玉

  1. gold and jade

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
きん
Grade: 1
ぎょく
Grade: 1
on’yomi
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

金玉 (hiragana きんぎょく, rōmaji kingyoku)

  1. (obsolete) gold and jade
  2. (obsolete) something valuable and expensive

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
きん
Grade: 1
たま
Grade: 1
jūbakoyomi
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

金玉 (hiragana きんたま, katakana キンタマ, rōmaji kintama)

  1. (mildly vulgar) balls; bollocks; nuts
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