青衣

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Chinese[edit]

green (blue, black); Qinghai province (abbrev.)
 
gown; clothes; to dress; to wear
simp. and trad.
(青衣)
Literally: “bluegreen/black clothes”.
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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

青衣

  1. (literary, historical) clothes worn by the emperor and his concubines during the spring
  2. (literary, historical) blue- or black-colored clothes (associated with lower-ranking individuals)
  3. (literary, historical) lower-ranking attendant (who wore blue- or black-colored clothes after the Han Dynasty)
  4. () blackspot tuskfish (Choerodon schoenleinii)

Proper noun[edit]

青衣

  1. () Tsing Yi (island in Hong Kong)
  2. () Qingyi River (river in Sichuan province, China)