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Kanji in this term

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ばん
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でん
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goon kan’yōon goon kan’yōon
 留守番電話 on Japanese Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From 留守番 (rusuban, house-sitting) +‎ 電話 (denwa, telephone)

PronunciationEdit

  • On’yomi
    • (Tokyo) すばんでんわ [rùsúbáń déꜜǹwà] (Nakadaka – [5])
    • IPA(key): [ɾɯ̟ᵝsɨᵝbã̠n dẽ̞ɰ̃ɰᵝa̠]

NounEdit

留守番電話 (hiragana るすばんでんわ, rōmaji rusuban denwa)

  1. an answering machine
    Synonym: 留守電 (rusuden)

See alsoEdit