Hizen ware

noun

Hi·​zen ware
ˈhēˌzen-
: pottery and especially porcelain (as Imari, Hirado, or Nabeshima wares) produced in Hizen

Word History

Etymology

from Hizen, old province of Kyushu Island, Japan

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“Hizen ware.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hizen%20ware. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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