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天狗鮫

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
てん
Grade: 1
く > ぐ
Hyōgaiji
さめ > ざめ
Hyōgaiji

EtymologyEdit

Compound of 天狗 (tengu) +‎ (same, shark). The same changes to zame as an instance of rendaku (連濁).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tẽ̞ŋɡɯ̟ᵝza̠me̞]

NounEdit

天狗鮫 (hiragana てんぐざめ, katakana テングザメ, rōmaji tenguzame)

  1. (archaic) Synonym of 箕作鮫 (mitsukurizame, goblin shark)

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