暖かい

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 6

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

暖かい (-i inflection, hiragana あたたかい, romaji atatakai)

  1. warm
Usage notesEdit

暖かい and 温かい both mean “warm”: 暖かい is used to mean “surrounding warmth”, primarily the temperature, but also a warm and cozy sweater or futon (as opposed to one that is physically hot, such as from the dryer or heated by an electric blanket). By contrast, 温かい is used to describe objects and feelings.

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Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

暖かい (-i inflection, hiragana あったかい, romaji attakai)

  1. (informal) warm
InflectionEdit
Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 14:06