生地

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: 2

Etymology 1Edit

Alternative formsEdit

  • 素地

NounEdit

生地 (hiragana きじ, romaji kiji)

  1. cloth, fabric
  2. face with no makeup
  3. dough

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

生地 (hiragana せいち, romaji seichi)

  1. birthplace

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin shēngdì
Zhuyin ㄕㄥ ㄉㄧˋ
IPA (key) /ʂɤŋ⁵⁵ ti⁵¹/

NounEdit

生地 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin shēngdì)

  1. root of the Rehmannia glutinosa (An herb used in small doses in traditional Chinese medicine as a "tonic", to reduce blood sugar, to "reduce heat" and to "cool blood".)

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Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 08:12