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On-yomi
ショク
shoku
シキ
shiki
Kun-yomi
いろ
iro
Nanori
しか
shika
しこ
shiko
Meaning color

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いろ
iro
  1. noun colour, color
  2. complexion
  3. appearance, look
  4. love, lust, sensuality, love affair, lover
  5. kind, type, variety
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黄色 きいろ
kiiro
na-adjective noun yellow, amber
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茶色 ちゃいろ
chairo
noun no-adjective light brown, tawny
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色々 いろいろ
iroiro
  1. noun na-adjective no-adjective adverb to-adverb various
  2. archaism various colors (colours)
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黄色い きいろい
kiiroi
  1. adjective yellow
  2. high-pitched (voice), shrill
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しょく
shoku
counter counter for colours
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灰色 はいいろ
haiiro
noun no-adjective grey, gray, ashen
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特色 とくしょく
tokushoku
  1. noun characteristic, feature, idiosyncrasy, personal colour
  2. spot color (in printing)
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茶色い ちゃいろい
chairoi
adjective light brown, tawny
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音色 ねいろ
neiro
  1. noun no-adjective tone color, tone colour, tone quality, timbre
  2. synthesizer patch, synthesiser patch
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色彩 しきさい
shikisai
noun colour, color, hue, tints
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脚色 きゃくしょく
kyakushoku
noun auxillary suru verb dramatization (e.g. film), dramatisation
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着色 ちゃくしょく
chakushoku
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective colouring, coloring, colorant
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景色 けしき
keshiki
noun no-adjective scenery, scene, landscape
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顔色 かおいろ
kaoiro
  1. noun complexion, one's colour, one's color
  2. countenance, expression, one's face
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水色 みずいろ
mizuiro
noun no-adjective light blue
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肌色 はだいろ
hadairo
noun no-adjective flesh-coloured, flesh-colored, skin-coloured, skin-colored
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無色 むしょく
mushoku
noun no-adjective colourless, colorless, achromatic
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金色 きんいろ
kiniro
noun no-adjective golden (colour, color)
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金色 こんじき
konjiki
noun no-adjective golden (colour, color)
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染色 せんしょく
senshoku
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective staining, stain, dyeing
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緑色 みどりいろ
midoriiro
na-adjective noun no-adjective green, emerald green, green color of new foliage, verdure
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潤色 じゅんしょく
junshoku
noun auxillary suru verb rhetorical flourishes
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橙色 だいだいいろ
daidaiiro
noun no-adjective orange color, orange colour
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顔色 がんしょく
ganshoku
  1. noun complexion, one's colour, one's color
  2. countenance, expression, one's face
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黄色 こうしょく
koushoku
na-adjective noun yellow, amber
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黄色 おうしょく
oushoku
na-adjective noun yellow, amber
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音色 おんしょく
onshoku
  1. noun no-adjective tone color, tone colour, tone quality, timbre
  2. synthesizer patch, synthesiser patch
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橙色 とうしょく
toushoku
noun no-adjective orange color, orange colour
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景色 けいしょく
keishoku
noun no-adjective scenery, scene, landscape
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緑色 りょくしょく
ryokushoku
na-adjective noun no-adjective green, emerald green, green color of new foliage, verdure
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薔薇色 ばらいろ
barairo
noun no-adjective rose-colour, rose-color
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色んな いろんな
ironna
pre-noun adjectival usually kana various
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難色 なんしょく
nanshoku
noun disapproval
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色気 いろけ
iroke
  1. noun colouring, coloring, shade of colour, shade of color
  2. sex appeal (esp. women), interest in the opposite sex, sensuality, seductiveness, glamor, glamour, sexual passion
  3. romance, poetry, charm
  4. desire, interest, inclination, ambition
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色紙 しきし
shikishi
noun square fancy cardboard, used for autographs, poetry, etc.
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色素 しきそ
shikiso
noun no-adjective pigment, coloring, colouring, colorant, colourant
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異色 いしょく
ishoku
  1. na-adjective no-adjective noun singular (esp. artist, artwork), distinctive, unique, novel
  2. na-adjective noun different color, different colour
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銀色 ぎんいろ
giniro
noun no-adjective silver (color, colour)
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彩色 さいしき
saishiki
noun auxillary suru verb colouring, coloring, colouration, coloration, painting
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褐色 かっしょく
kasshoku
noun no-adjective dark brown, colour of tanned skin
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黒色 こくしょく
kokushoku
noun no-adjective black (colour, color)
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色調 しきちょう
shikichou
noun color tone, colour tone
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赤色 せきしょく
sekishoku
na-adjective noun no-adjective red
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白色 はくしょく
hakushoku
noun white
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一色 いっしょく
isshoku
  1. na-adjective noun one color, one colour, one article, monochrome
  2. same tendency, everyone being caught up in the same thing
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紫色 むらさきいろ
murasakiiro
noun no-adjective violet
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彩色 さいしょく
saishoku
noun auxillary suru verb colouring, coloring, colouration, coloration, painting
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赤色 あかいろ
akairo
na-adjective noun no-adjective red
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一色 いっしき
isshiki
  1. na-adjective noun one color, one colour, one article, monochrome
  2. same tendency, everyone being caught up in the same thing
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