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 ロバ on Japanese Wikipedia
Kanji in this term

Hyōgaiji

Grade: 2
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

驢馬 (hiragana ろば, katakana ロバ, rōmaji roba)

  1. a donkey (domestic animal)

Usage notesEdit

  • As with many terms that name organisms, this term is often spelled in katakana, especially in biological contexts, as ロバ.

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
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN