Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 正室(せいしつ) in Japanese

正室
Kana Reading
せいしつ
Romaji
seishitsu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    legal wife (of a noble) (as opposed to a concubine)
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    room for receiving guests
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    heir; successor


Kanji in this word

JLPT 4

9 strokes

room, apartment, chamber, greenhouse, cellar

On'Yomi: シツ

Kun'Yomi: むろ

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JLPT 4

5 strokes

correct, justice, righteous, 10**40

On'Yomi: セイ, ショウ

Kun'Yomi: ただ.しい, ただ.す, まさ, まさ.に

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