engawa

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Romanization of Japanese 縁側 (engawa) or 掾側 (engawa).

NounEdit

engawa (plural engawas)

  1. (Japanese architecture) A veranda or terrace surrounding a house.

MeronymsEdit

  • nure-en (濡れ縁)
  • kure-en (榑縁)
  • kirime-en (切目縁)
  • takesunoko-en (竹簀の子縁)

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 27 November 2013, at 04:24