See also: こつち and ごっち

JapaneseEdit

Alternative spelling 此方

EtymologyEdit

Shift from archaic pronoun こち (kochi).[1][2][3]

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

こっち (kotchi)

  1. (informal) this direction, this way
    そこ (まえ)こっちい。
    Soko no omae, kotchi koi.
    Hey, you, come here.
  2. (informal) this person; I, me, we us
  3. (informal) this thing

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  3. 3.0 3.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN