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ChineseEdit

 
wind; news; style; custom; manner
capacity; degree; standard
trad. (風度)
simp. (风度)
alternative forms 丰度

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風度

  1. elegance; grace; poise; demeanour

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ふう
Grade: 2

Grade: 3
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Middle Chinese 風度 (pjuwng duH, literally wind + measure, degree). Compare modern Mandarin 風度 (fēngdù).

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風度 (hiragana ふうど, rōmaji fūdo)

  1. a person's outward personality, character, disposition, appearance

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  • 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan