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English Reference for kin (きん)

  1. noun noun (suffix) gold (Au), golden (color), gold (medal, cup)
  2. no-adjective noun valuable, of highest value
  3. noun gold coin, money
  4. abbreviation Friday
  5. metal (fourth of the five elements)
  6. Jin (dynasty of China; 1115-1234 CE)
  7. noun noun (suffix) abbreviation gold general (shogi)
  8. noun abbreviation colloquialism testicles
  9. suffix counter karat, carat
Example sentences
He was wearing a gold necklace and a coat made of bird feathers
The 'gold' yearned for by the Japanese synchronized swimming world was not quite reached
Gold is heavier than silver
He was given a gold watch as a reward
Speech is silver, silence is golden
He admitted that he stole the gold
In American culture, speech is golden
The separation of gold from sand is problematic
Once gold was less valuable than silver in Japan
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