Definition of 紬

  • pongee (a knotted silk cloth)


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • チュウ
  • つむぎ
  • つむ

Popular Words With This Kanji

紬, 紡ぎ, つむぎ

pongee (soft thin cloth woven from raw silk)

繭紬, けんちゅう

pongee (unbleached silk)

大島紬, おおしまつむぎ

Oshima tsumugi weave, type of pongee from Oshima

紬糸, つむぎいと

(spun) silk thread

結城紬, 結城つむぎ, ゆうきつむぎ

silk products produced near Yuuki (using natural indigo dye), Yuuki pongee

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