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お宅

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
たく
Grade: 6

EtymologyEdit

The honorific version of (たく, meaning home).

NounEdit

お宅 (hiragana おたく, romaji otaku)

  1. your home
  2. (personal pronoun) you
  3. (rare) geek

Usage notesEdit

The slang おたく (geek) or オタク is normally written in kana, and rarely in this kanji form.