adjectival noun or quasi-adjective, takes genitive case の, noun

  1. pure white.
  2. blank (e.g. mind, paper).

Variations

Pronunciation Kanji Kana Is Common
 
真っ白 まっしろ
 
 
まっ白 まっしろ
真白 まっしろ
しろ
真白 ましろ

Contained Kanji Breakdown

true, reality, Buddhist sect
シン ま まっ (3rd, N4)
ten
ジュウ そ そ (1st, N5)
tool, utensil, means
グ そな.える つぶさ.に (3rd, N3)
daybreak, dawn, morning
タン あき.らか あきら (11th, N1)
day, sun, Japan
ひ ニチ ジツ (1st, N5)
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
eight, eight radical (no. 12)
ハチ はっ や (1st, N5)
white
しろ ハク しら- (1st, N5)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)
day, sun, Japan
ひ ニチ ジツ (1st, N5)