See also: 优美

ChineseEdit

excellent; superior beautiful; beauty; America
trad. (優美)
simp. (优美)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

優美

  1. (of music, scenery) graceful; exquisite; pleasing

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ゆう
Grade: 6

Grade: 3
on’yomi

Adjectival nounEdit

優美(ゆうび) (yūbi-na (adnominal 優美(ゆうび) (yūbi na), adverbial 優美(ゆうび) (yūbi ni))

  1. graceful, refined, elegant
    • 1953, 牧野富太郎, 植物一日一題:
      (あき)になるとカエデと同様紅葉(どうようこうよう)するが、しかしカエデほど優美(ゆうび)ではない。
      Aki ni naru to kaede to dōyō kōyō suru ga, shikashi kaede hodo yūbi de wa nai.
      Its leaves turn in autumn like the maple's, but it is not as elegant as the maple is.

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

優美(ゆうび) (yūbi

  1. grace, refinement, elegance

Proper nounEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 6

Grade: 3

優美(ゆみ) (Yumi

  1. A female given name


Kanji in this term
まさ
Grade: 6

Grade: 3

優美(まさみ) (Masami

  1. A unisex given name


Kanji in this term
よし
Grade: 6

Grade: 3

優美(よしみ) (Yoshimi

  1. A male given name


Kanji in this term
ゆう
Grade: 6

Grade: 3

優美(ゆうび) (Yūbi

  1. A female given name


Kanji in this term
ゆう
Grade: 6

Grade: 3

優美(ゆうみ) (Yūmi

  1. A female given name