JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
はだ
Grade: S
kan’on kun’yomi
Alternative spelling
美膚 (uncommon)

Compound of (bi, beautiful, on'yomi or Chinese-derived reading) +‎ (hada, skin, kun'yomi or native Japanese reading).[1][2]

First cited to a text from 1939.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

()(はだ) (bihada

  1. [from 1939] beautiful skin

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3

Grade: S
kan’on on’yomi

Compound of (bi, beautiful, on'yomi or Chinese-derived reading) +‎ (ki, skin, on'yomi or Chinese-derived reading).[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

()() (biki

  1. (uncommon) beautiful skin

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  4. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN