JapaneseEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

淡白(たんぱく) (tanpaku-na (adnominal 淡白(たんぱく) (tanpaku na), adverbial 淡白(たんぱく) (tanpaku ni))

  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(たんぱく) (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
  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

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)).