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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
あく
Grade: 3
みょう
Grade: 1
たか > だか
Grade: 2

EtymologyEdit

Compound of 悪名 (akumyō, bad name) +‎ 高い (takai, high, tall). The takai changes to dakai as an instance of rendaku (連濁).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [a̠kɯ̟ᵝmʲo̞ːda̠ka̠i]

AdjectiveEdit

悪名高い (-i inflection, hiragana あくみょうだかい, rōmaji akumyōdakai)

  1. infamous, notorious

InflectionEdit

AntonymsEdit