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ChineseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 數獨 (“sudoku”).
(This term, 数独, is the simplified form of 數獨.)
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JapaneseEdit

 
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Kanji in this term
すう
Grade: 2
どく
Grade: 5
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

Shortening of 数字独身限る (sūji wa dokushin ni kagiru, numbers are restricted to being alone).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

数独 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 數獨, hiragana すうどく, rōmaji sūdoku)

  1. (games) sudoku (a type of puzzle)

Usage notesEdit

  • 数独 is a trademark held by Nikoli Co., Ltd., the inventors of the sudoku puzzle, so alternative names might be encountered, like ナンバープレース (nanbāpurēsu, literally number place).

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