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See also: 绮丽

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ChineseEdit

beautiful; open-work silk beautiful; Korea
trad. (綺麗)
simp. (绮丽)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

綺麗

  1. gorgeous; beautiful; enchanting

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
れい
Grade: S
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Adjectival nounEdit

綺麗 (-na inflection, hiragana きれい, rōmaji kirei)

  1. pretty, pure, beautiful
     () (れい) (そら)
    kirei na sora
    a beautiful sky
     () (れい) (おと)
    kirei na oto
    a beautiful sound
  2. clean; tidy; neat
     () ()きれいにする
    heya o kirei ni suru
    to tidy up one's room
    このラベルはきれいにはがせます。
    Kono raberu wa kirei ni hagasemasu.
    This label can be peeled off cleanly.
  3. fair, impartial
  4. complete

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.