襯衣

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Grade: 4

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

襯衣 (hiragana しんい, romaji shin'i)

  1. underwear

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

襯衣 (katakana シャツ, hiragana しゃつ, romaji shatsu)

  1. (uncommon) shirt
    • 1906, Natsume Sōseki, Botchan:
      もっとも (おどろ)いたのはこの (あつ)いのにフランネルの襯衣 (しゃつ) ()ている。
      mottomo odoroita no wa kono atsui noni furanneru no shatsu o kiteiru.
      But what surprised me most was that he wore a flannel shirt.

MandarinEdit

simpl. 衬衣
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin chènyī
Zhuyin ㄔㄣˋ ㄧ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂʰən⁵¹ i⁵⁵/

NounEdit

襯衣 (traditional, Pinyin chènyī, simplified 衬衣)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) underclothes; shirt
Last modified on 19 April 2014, at 04:50