ChineseEdit

 
white; empty; blank; bright; clear; plain; pure; gratuitous
 
body; torso; person; life; status; pregnancy; (a measure word used for clothes) suit
simp. and trad.
(白身)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

白身

  1. (archaic) ordinary citizen; commoner
  2. (Xiamen and Zhangzhou Hokkien) lonely and impoverished person
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JapaneseEdit

 
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Kanji in this term
しろ
Grade: 1

Grade: 3
kun’yomi

EtymologyEdit

(shiro, white) +‎ (mi, flesh)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

白身(しろみ) (shiromi

  1. egg white
  2. white flesh of a fish
  3. white portion of wood near the bark

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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN