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青い, 蒼い, 碧い, あおい
1. blue, azure
mostly arch. or in ref. to fruits, vegetables and traffic lights, etc.
2. green
Only 青い, Only 蒼い, in ref. to facial colour
3. pale, gray, grey
4. unripe, inexperienced
お前はまだ「青い」
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青い, あおいとり
Expression, from the play The Blue Bird by Maurice Maeterlinck
bluebird of happiness
見慣れない青い鳥が屋根の上にみえる。
ケツが青い, 尻が青い, ケツがあおい, けつがあおい, しりがあおい
Expression, Idiomatic expression, from the bluish tinge of children's buttocks
wet behind the ears, inexperienced, immature
隣の芝は青い, となりのしばはあおい
Expression, See 隣の芝生は青い, Proverb
the grass is always greener on the other side of the fence
隣の芝生は青い, となりの芝生は青い, となりのしばふはあおい
Expression, Proverb
the grass is always greener on the other side of the fence