正面

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
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Etymology 1Edit

From Sinitic 正面.

NounEdit

正面 (hiragana しょうめん, romaji shōmen)

  1. front

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Japanese (ma, real, true, straight) + (tsu, possessive particle) + (mo, face, facing).

Adjectival nounEdit

正面 (-na inflection, hiragana まとも, romaji matomo)

  1. direct, straight
  2. honest, proper
InflectionEdit

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Last modified on 30 September 2013, at 20:41