音色

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Chinese[edit]

sound; noise; news
 
color; dice; look; appearance
simp. and trad.
(音色)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

音色

  1. (music) timbre

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
いろ
Grade: 2
kun'yomi

Etymology[edit]

Compare English tone color and German Klangfarbe.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

音色 (hiragana ねいろ, rōmaji neiro)

  1. timbre
    バイオリンの音色 (ねいろ)
    baiorin no neiro
    the sound of a violin
    • 林芙美子, 『鶴の笛』
      すると、しばらくして、 (なん)ともいえない (うつく)しい (ふえ)音色 (ねいろ)がきこえました。[1]
      Suru to, shibarakushite, nan to mo ienai utsukushii fue no neiro ga kikoemashita.
      But then, for a moment, the beautiful sound of a flute could be heard.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

音色

  1. Hán tự form of âm sắc, “timbre