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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ぶた
Grade: S
こ > ご
Grade: 1

Grade: 3
kun’yomi

EtymologyEdit

Compound of (buta, pig) +‎ 小屋 (koya, pen). The koya changes to goya as an instance of rendaku (連濁).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

豚小屋 (hiragana ぶたごや, rōmaji butagoya)

  1. pigsty (enclosure where pigs are kept)
  2. pigsty (dirty or very untidy place)

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN