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.

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