お宅

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
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

Usage notesEdit

The slang おたく (geek) is written in kana, not kanji.

Last modified on 21 September 2013, at 23:07