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コンビニ

JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Abbreviation of コンビニエンスストア (​konbiniensu sutoa), itself from American English convenience store.[1][2][3]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

コンビニ (romaji konbini)

  1. A convenience store (US); corner shop (UK); corner store (Canada, Australia)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  3. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, ISBN 4-09-501211-0
  4. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3