Last modified on 25 August 2011, at 21:42

丹塗り

JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From (ni, red lacquer, vermillion) + 塗り (nuri, painting)

NounEdit

丹塗り (hiragana にぬり, romaji ninuri)

  1. the act of painting something vermillion or cinnabar
  2. something so painted
  3. someone who paints using vermillion lacquer as a profession