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赤い, 紅い, 朱い, 緋い, 赭い, 丹い, あかい
紅い is esp. for scarlet
1. red, crimson, scarlet, vermilion, vermillion
2. Red, communist
Archaism
3. beautiful
ヘレンはみんなにほめられて顔を赤くした。
赤い, あかいいと
Expression
red string of fate, in Chinese-Japanese folklore, fated lovers were said to be joined by an unseen red string, tied around one little finger of each
運命の赤い糸でつながってるんだよ。
赤い, 赤いほお, あかいほお
Expression
red cheeks, apple cheeks
赤い旅団, あかいりょだん
Red Brigades
隣の花は赤い, となりのはなはあかい
Expression, Proverb
the grass is always greener on the other side of the fence, the neighbour's flowers are redder
赤いんげん豆, 赤インゲン豆, 赤隠元豆, あかいんげんまめ, あかインゲンまめ
red kidney bean
人の花は赤い, ひとのはなはあかい
Expression, Proverb
the grass is always greener on the other side of the fence, other people's flowers are redder
運命の赤い, うんめいのあかいいと
Expression, See 赤い糸
red string of fate, in Chinese-Japanese folklore, fated lovers were said to be joined by an unseen red string, tied around one little finger of each
赤い糸で結ばれる, あかいいとでむすばれる
Expression, Ichidan verb, See 赤い糸, Idiomatic expression
to be meant for each other (of a man and woman), to be connected through fate, to be destined to marry (each other), to be tied by the red string (of fate)
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