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ChineseEdit

 
insipid; diluted; weak; light in color; tasteless; fresh; indifferent; nitrogen
water; river
simp. and trad.
(淡水)

EtymologyEdit

From (dàn, “tasteless”) + (shuǐ, “water”)

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NounEdit

淡水

  1. fresh water; potable water; drinking water
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PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

淡水

  1. Tamsui District, a sea-side district in New Taipei City

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
たん
Grade: S
すい
Grade: 1
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

(tan, 淡い: awai, tasteless) +‎ (-すい, "-sui", water)

NounEdit

淡水 ‎(hiragana たんすい, romaji tansui)

  1. fresh water

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