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Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3

Grade: S
kun’yomi

Compound of (ki, putting on, the 連用形 (ren'yōkei, stem or continuative form) of verb 着る kiru, “to put on”) +‎ 替える (kaeru, to substitute).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

着替える (ichidan conjugation, hiragana きかえる, rōmaji kikaeru, historical hiragana きかへる)

  1. to change clothes
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
か > が
Grade: S
kun’yomi

Compound of (ki, putting on, the 連用形 (ren'yōkei, stem or continuative form) of verb 着る kiru, “to put on”) +‎ 替える (kaeru, to substitute). The kaeru changes to gaeru as an instance of rendaku (連濁).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

着替える (ichidan conjugation, hiragana きがえる, rōmaji kigaeru)

  1. to change clothes
ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN