尾根

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 3

EtymologyEdit

From Old Japanese. Compound of (o, a mountain ridge) +‎ (-ne, root; something sticking up).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

尾根 (hiragana おね, romaji one)

  1. a mountain ridge
    尾根 (おね) (つた)いに (ある)
    one tsutai ni aruku
    to walk along a ridge
    尾根 (おね)まで (のぼ)
    one made noboru
    to climb up to a ridge

SynonymsEdit

  •  (みね) (mine)
  • 稜線 (りょうせん) (ryōsen)
  • 脊梁 (せきりょう) (sekiryō)

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.
Last modified on 24 October 2013, at 16:10