Japanese Word for "White"
The Japanese word for white is shiroi. The way to say it phonetically is "she-roy".
Here's how to write shiroi, the Japanese word for white.
And here's how to write shiroi in hiragana:
In Japanese culture, white is an unlucky color. It is associated with death. By contrast, black is a fortunate color in Japan.
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