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ChineseEdit

 
just (right); main; upright; straight; correct; principle; Chinese 1st month of year
room
simp. and trad.
(正室)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

正室

  1. (historical) legal wife
  2. (historical) eldest son born by one's legal wife
  3. (humorous) lawfully wedded wife (as opposed to a mistress)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
せい
Grade: 1
しつ
Grade: 2
on’yomi

NounEdit

正室 (hiragana せいしつ, rōmaji seishitsu)

  1. one's legal wife (rather than a concubine)

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