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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
たん
Grade: S
はく > ぱく
Grade: 1
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

Alternate formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

淡白 (-na inflection, hiragana たんぱく, rōmaji tanpaku)

  1. frank, candid
  2. unselfish, uninterested
     (かね)には淡白 (たんぱく) (ひと)だった。
    Kane ni wa tanpaku na hito datta.
    He was not obsessed with money making.
  3. light of flavor, simple, plain (in reference to food)

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

淡白 (hiragana たんぱく, rōmaji tanpaku)

  1. frankness, candidness
  2. unselfishness, being uninterested
  3. being light of flavor, simplicity, plainness (in reference to food)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. 2.0 2.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

淡白 (dambaek) (hangeul 담백)

  1. Hanja form? of 담백, “unselfishness, being uninterested; being light of flavor, simplicity, plainness (in reference to food)”.