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島原

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ChineseEdit

island
 
former; original; primary; raw; level; cause; source
trad. (島原)
simp. (岛原)
 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Japanese 島原 (Shimabara).

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

島原

  1. () Shimabara, Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しま
Grade: 3
はら > ばら
Grade: 2
kun'yomi

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

島原 (hiragana しまばら, rōmaji Shimabara)

  1. Shimabara Peninsula
  2. a place name, such as that of Shimabara City in Nagasaki Prefecture
  3. A surname​.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3