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EtymologyEdit

From うん(un, the sound made when straining)[1] + (chi), a suffixing element of unclear derivation; possibly related to the directional nominalizer (chi) also seen in words like こっち(kocchi, this way, this direction), どっち(docchi, which way, which direction).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

うんち ‎(romaji unchi)

  1. (childish) poop, shit, feces

VerbEdit

うんちする ‎(romaji unchi suru)

  1. (childish) to poop, to shit

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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. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9