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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ほお > ほっ
Hyōgaiji
へた > ぺた
Grade: 4
Irregular

EtymologyEdit

Alteration of 頬辺 (hōbeta).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

頬っ辺 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 頰っ邊, hiragana ほっぺた, rōmaji hoppeta)

  1. cheek area, cheek

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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  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