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Kanji in this term
なが
Grade: 2
さき
Grade: S
けん
Grade: 3
kun’yomi kan’on

EtymologyEdit

From 長崎 (Nagasaki) +‎ (-ken, prefecture).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Tokyo) がさきけん [nàgásákíꜜkèǹ] (Nakadaka – [4])[1]
  • IPA(key): [na̠ɡa̠sa̠kʲikẽ̞ɴ]

Proper nounEdit

長崎県 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 長崎縣, hiragana ながさきけん, rōmaji Nagasaki-ken)

  1. a prefecture of Japan comprising the western part of 九州 (Kyūshū, Kyushu) facing the Sea of Japan and nearby islands; its capital city is also 長崎 (Nagasaki)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN