丹塗り

JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ‎(ni, red lacquer, vermillion) + 塗り ‎(nuri, painting)

NounEdit

丹塗り ‎(hiragana にぬり, romaji ninuri)

  1. the act of painting something vermillion or cinnabar
  2. something so painted
  3. someone who paints using vermillion lacquer as a profession