瓦礫

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Hyōgaiji

NounEdit

瓦礫 (hiragana がれき, romaji gareki)

  1. rubble

MandarinEdit

simpl. 瓦砾
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin wǎlì
Zhuyin ㄨㄚˇ ㄌㄧˋ
IPA (key) /u̯a̠²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ li⁵¹/

NounEdit

瓦礫 (traditional, Pinyin wǎlì, simplified 瓦砾)

  1. broken bricks and tiles

Usage notesEdit

  • Often used when describing a desolate and run-down place.
Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 08:10