アットホーム

JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Wasei eigo (和製英語), from English at home.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /a.t.to.ho.o.mu/, [ätto̞ho̞ːmɯᵝ]

AdjectiveEdit

アットホーム (-na inflection, romaji attohōmu)

  1. cozy, homey, relaxed

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

アットホーム (romaji attohōmu)

  1. a relaxed and informal dinner party
  2. a day spent at home, as opposed to a day spent at work or otherwise away

SynonymsEdit

  • (dinner party): 宴会 (えんかい, enkai)
  • (day at home): 在宅日 (ざいたくび, zaitakubi)
Last modified on 18 September 2013, at 13:20