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Hyōgaiji Grade: 1
 
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EtymologyEdit

Compound of (kitsune, fox) +‎ (hi, fire). The hi changes to bi due to rendaku (連濁).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ki.t͡su.ne.bi/, [kit͡sɯᵝne̞bi]

NounEdit

狐火 ‎(hiragana きつねび, romaji kitsunebi)

  1. will o' the wisp, foxfire