代わり

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
kun’yomi

EtymologyEdit

Nominative form of 代わる (kawaru, substitute)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

()わり (kawari

  1. substitution, substitute
  2. substitute, deputy, proxy
  3. compensation, exchange
  4. second helping, refill

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SuffixEdit

()わり (-gawari

  1. substitute, replacement
    携帯(けいたい)住所録(じゅうしょろく)()わりにする。
    Keitai o jūshoroku gawari ni suru.
    Use a cell phone as a substitute for an address book.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1974, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Second Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō
  2. ^ 1960, Tetsuo Hirayama (平山輝男, editor), 全国アクセント辞典 (Zenkoku Akusento Jiten, Nationwide Accent Dictionary), (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Tōkyōdō, →ISBN