ChineseEdit

 
stubborn; contrary; bend
stubborn; contrary; bend; break in two
sound; noise; news
simp. and trad.
(拗音)
 
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EtymologyEdit

Orthographic borrowing from Japanese 拗音(ようおん) (yōon, the sound of a mora).

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

拗音 (classifier ())

  1. the sound of a Japanese mora involving a consonant, semi-vowel, and vowel, such as きゃ (kya) or the obsolete クヮ (kwa)

Related termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
よう
Hyōgaiji
おん
Grade: 1
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

拗音(ようおん) (yōon (historical kana えうおん)

  1. the sound of a mora involving a consonant, semi-vowel, and vowel, such as きゃ (kya) or the obsolete クヮ (kwa)

DescendantsEdit

  • Chinese: 拗音

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
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

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