ChineseEdit

 
small; tiny; few
small; tiny; few; young
 
finger; to point; to direct
finger; to point; to direct; to indicate
simp. and trad.
(小指)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

小指

  1. little finger
  2. little toe

SynonymsEdit

  • (little finger):

JapaneseEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
ゆび
Grade: 3
kun’yomi

(ko, little) +‎ (yubi, finger) (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

()(ゆび) (koyubi

  1. a little finger
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
しょう
Grade: 1

Grade: 3
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(しょう)() (shōshi

  1. (uncommon) a little finger[4]

See alsoEdit

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
  3. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  4. ^ ”, in 日本大百科全書:ニッポニカ (Nippon Dai Hyakka Zensho: Nipponica, Encyclopedia Nipponica)[1] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, 1984