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慣用読み

慣用読み

Japanese

Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: 5
よう
Grade: 2

Grade: 2

Noun

慣用読み (hiragana かんようよみ, romaji kan'yōyomi, historical hiragana くわんようよみ)

  1. A reading of a kanji that is commonly accepted, but originally based on a corrupted reading.

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References

  1. 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 1 2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9