Definition of Nabeshimayaki in US English:

Nabeshimayaki

noun

  • = Nabeshima.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in William Chaffers (1811–1892), authority on hallmarks and potters' marks. From Japanese Nabeshimayaki from Nabeshima, surname and place name + -yaki ceramic ware (of specific location), nominalized stem of yaku to bake, fire.

Pronunciation

Nabeshimayaki

/ˌnabɪˈʃiːməˌjaki/