鬱金色

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
うつ > う
Grade: S
こん
Grade: 1
いろ
Grade: 2
on’yomi kun’yomi

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compound of 鬱金 (ukon, turmeric) +‎ (iro, color).[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

鬱金色 (hiragana うこんいろ, rōmaji ukon iro)

  1. (color) the color of turmeric, a yellow, saffron color, saffron yellow, golden-yellow

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN