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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
うめ
Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi

EtymologyEdit

The 連用形 (ren'yōkei, continuative or stem form) of verb 呻く (umeku, to groan, to moan).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

呻き (hiragana うめき, rōmaji umeki)

  1. groan, moan

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN