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Kanji in this term
きん
Grade: 1
ぎょ
Grade: 2
はち > ばち
Grade: S
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

Compound of 金魚 ‎(kingyo, goldfish) +‎ ‎(hachi, bowl). The hachi changes to bachi as an instance of rendaku (連濁).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

金魚鉢 ‎(hiragana きんぎょばち, romaji kingyobachi)

  1. goldfish bowl

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3
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